Specifying your contents

Some items covered by your ASB contents cover have set limits as to what you can claim for. These limits are summarised below.

If you have any of the items listed and need to cover them for more than the limits shown below, please contact us on 0800 200 252.

Item limits

ASB Classic Contents
ASB Basic Contents
Camera (film, digital or video) or Camcorder
Jewellery or watch
$3,000 per item
$15,000 for multiple
items in one event
Ornament, painting, picture or work of art
Surfboard, windsurfer, surf-ski, kayak, dinghy or canoe
Bullion, unset precious stones, credit cards, money and stamps
Spare parts (that belong to a motor vehicle, but are not attached)
Contents used in any business

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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.

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