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Which home insurance is right for you?

Home and contents insurance

Home and Contents Insurance

for homeowners

Combined cover for your building and the contents inside such as appliances, furniture and electricals.

Cover for:

  • Alternative accommodation costs if your home becomes unliveable due to an insured event
  • Your pet if it’s injured by an insured event
  • Damage caused by emergency services and more

Get up to 15% off combined Building and Contents Cover1

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Building Insurance

Building Insurance

For homeowners

Insure your building against loss or damage caused by events such as fire, storm, flood and more.2

Additional benefits such as:

  • Alternative accommodation costs if your home becomes unliveable due to an insured event
  • Emergency work and temporary repairs
  • Mortgage discharge and more

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Contents Insurance

Contents Insurance

For homeowners

Insure the contents that make your house a home against loss or damage caused by an insured event.

Cover for:

  • Electricals, appliances, furniture, jewellery and more
  • Your contents in transit when you’re moving to a new address within Australia
  • Your pet if it’s injured by an insured event

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Renters Insurance

Renters Insurance

For renters

Contents insurance that provides protection against loss or damage to your items in the home you rent. 

Cover for: 

  • Electricals, appliances, furniture, jewellery and more
  • Your contents in transit when you’re moving to a new address within Australia
  • Visitor’s property if it’s stolen or damaged by an insured event

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Landlord Insurance

Landlord Insurance

For landlords and investors

Get cover against loss or damage to your investment property and contents items you provide for your tenant’s use.  

Cover for:

  • Loss of rent if your tenant can no longer live at your property due to an insured event
  • Emergency work and temporary repairs 
  • Mortgage discharge

 

Get up to 10% off when you combine Building and Contents Cover1

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Portable Contents Cover

Portable Contents Cover

Insure everyday portable items you take with you when you’re out and about like sunglasses, watches, engagement rings and surfboards.

Get cover for your items:

  • Anywhere and anytime in Australia and New Zealand
  • Anywhere else in the world for the first 30 days of travel

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Who can apply?

  • Our Home Insurance is to provide cover for your property located in Australia. We require you to be at least 15 years of age (unless by exception), or the policy can cover home or contents owned by a company. All policies are subject to our Underwriting criteria.

Home insurance explained

Make a claim

  • Get instant confirmation when you make a claim online. We’ll contact you via email by the next business day to advise next steps and if any further information is required to assess your claim.

    Alternatively, call us on 13 2423 or if overseas on +61 2 9633 9391.

    How to make a claim

Tools & support

  • Do you have enough cover?

    Use our calculators to help estimate how much you should insure for – it could be more than you think.

    Building insurance calculator

    Contents insurance calculator

  • Documents & forms

    Find a list of important documents and forms for your home insurance policy.

  • Natural disasters

    Find out how you can plan for and prepare your home and family for a bushfireflood, cyclone or storm

    If a natural disaster strikes, we activate an Emergency Assistance Package for CommBank and CommInsure customers.

  • Home Loan Compassionate Care

    Complimentary protection may be available for your eligible Owner Occupied loan repayments if you, your spouse or dependant is medically certified with a terminal illness or passes away.

    Discover Home Loan Compassionate Care

  • Family Violence Policy

    CommInsure is committed to supporting you if you are affected by family violence.

    CommInsure Family Violence Policy

  • Translation services

    If you need an interpreter or translator you can ask for one. Alternatively, you can call the Translating  and Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450, let them know your preferred language, and ask them to contact CommInsure on 13 24 23.

    The CommInsure webpages can be viewed in other languages by using the link below:

    How to view in a different language

  • National Relay Service

    The National Relay Service may assist anyone who is deaf or has a hearing or speech impairment

    • TTY/Voice: 133 677
    • SSR: 1300 555 727
  • Supporting customers experiencing financial hardship or difficult circumstances

    We are committed to helping and offering additional support when you need it.

    If you are experiencing financial hardship, we encourage you to tell us. Please contact us on 13 24 23 to talk about your situation, and we will work with you to provide support.

    If you qualify for financial hardship support, we will work with you to implement an arrangement that could include any one or more of the following:

    • delaying the date on which the payment must be made;
    • paying us in instalments;
    • paying a reduced amount;
    • delaying one or more instalment payments for an agreed period;
    • deducting the excess from the claim amount we pay you.

    Whilst we work with you, we will place any recovery on hold.

    Additional community support

    For access to free and confidential advice from professional financial counsellors, call the National Debt Helpline on 1800 007 007, or visit their website ndh.org.au.

    You can access further information by using the links below: