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 Post subject: V5 + Insurances...
PostPosted: Thu Apr 29, 2021 6:46 pm 
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Who must be insured for a vehicle, the owner or the driver?

Can the V5 keeper state 2 individuals?

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You can insure a car that isn't registered to your name if you're the primary driver of the vehicle. You can't get someone else to insure your car (like mum, dad, or your partner) if you're the main driver.

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 Post subject: Re: V5 + Insurances...
PostPosted: Thu Apr 29, 2021 6:58 pm 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
Who must be insured for a vehicle, the owner or the driver?

Can the V5 keeper state 2 individuals?

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You can insure a car that isn't registered to your name if you're the primary driver of the vehicle. You can't get someone else to insure your car (like mum, dad, or your partner) if you're the main driver.

Interested to see what the difference is between being a main driver and being a primary driver.

That said I've never been able to insure a car I don't own.

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 Post subject: Re: V5 + Insurances...
PostPosted: Thu Apr 29, 2021 9:57 pm 
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Another conundrum...

Self drive hire (i.e. Enterprise) on a car is 1 thing but a taxi base can insure a taxi/PH and rent it to a "self employed" driver ad-hoc, is that not "self drive hire" too?

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 Post subject: Re: V5 + Insurances...
PostPosted: Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:10 pm 
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Sussex wrote:
wannabeeahack wrote:
Who must be insured for a vehicle, the owner or the driver?

Can the V5 keeper state 2 individuals?

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You can insure a car that isn't registered to your name if you're the primary driver of the vehicle. You can't get someone else to insure your car (like mum, dad, or your partner) if you're the main driver.

Interested to see what the difference is between being a main driver and being a primary driver.

That said I've never been able to insure a car I don't own.



Collingwood insure drivers who do not own the vehicle.


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