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Insuring your first home

Just bought your first home? ASB can help you to arrange house insurance before you draw down your home loan. It’s also a great time to make sure your contents are fully covered.

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Great reasons to choose us

  • Get insurance that fits your needs and budget – you choose your home’s sum insured amount and comprehensive or basic cover for your contents
  • It’s easier to make a claim when you’ve got one person dedicated to finding a resolution for you
  • Your cover is underwritten by insurance specialists IAG, with the full support of ASB when you need it
  • Save money with a package discount when you take out ASB Home Insurance with a contents insurance policy through ASB
  • Make life easier by having your house insurance, contents insurance, home loan and everyday banking all with ASB

Is it right for me?

It’s taken a lot of hard work and effort to get yourself into your first home so protecting it will probably be one of your highest priorities. Having house insurance cover on your property is also likely to be a requirement of your home loan.

Make sure you’re covered from the day you draw down your loan with comprehensive house insurance through ASB.

Options to consider

House insurance

Protect your property with ASB Home Insurance.

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Contents insurance

Choose between our more comprehensive option, ASB Classic cover, or ASB Basic cover.

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Get started today

01. Choose

Decide on the level of cover you need to protect your house, contents or both.

02. Quote

Call 0800 200 252 or come into any ASB branch and we'll provide a personalised quote.

03. Accept

Accept the quote and we'll get your insurance put in place.

04. Update

Tell us if something changes that might affect your house insurance or your contents insurance.

Let's talk about house or contents insurance

Call us

We can help you to get your house or contents insurance over the phone.

0800 200 252

Visit a branch

Visit us at one of our many branches across New Zealand to get your insurance sorted.

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Ask a question

Need some help? We can provide you with more information.

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Guides to get you there

ASB general insurances are underwritten by IAG New Zealand Limited (IAG). For full details, refer to the relevant insurance policy document which is also available on request from any ASB branch or by calling 0800 200 252. The availability of insurance cover is subject to your application being approved. Exclusions apply. See further information regarding IAG’s financial strength rating. A minimum premium applies for all policies. Even if your policy qualifies for one or more discounts the total of these discounts cannot cause your premium to be less than the required minimum.

Home and contents insurance Insuring your first home