Coronavirus help and support for our Towergate Insurance Brokers customers

Risk Alert - ‘No-Deal’ BREXIT and the Green Card

Risk Alert - 'No-Deal' BREXIT and the Green Card

'No-Deal' BREXIT may signal return of the Green Card

The UK is currently part of the European ‘free circulation zone’ meaning UK motorists can legally drive their vehicles in any European Economic Area (EEA) country (EU plus Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) as well as Andorra, Serbia and Switzerland. This means they only need to carry their standard EU 'First Directive on Motor Insurance'  compliant certificate.

Even today, anyone driving from the UK to a country that does not comply with the EU First Directive on Motor Insurance needs to arrange a Green Card, providing the country they are travelling to belongs to the Green Card system. UK insurers cannot provide cover for vehicles travelling to countries that do not belong to the Green Card system and nor can they issue Green Cards for vehicles without UK registration plates.


Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Update for Towergate customers

· Update as at 16 March 2020

With the COVID-19 Coronavirus situation evolving daily, we want to reassure our customers and partners
that we are continuing to follow government guidance, and have been working for some time to prepare for all potential outcomes
for our business and to support clients and customers through this sustained period of uncertainty.
Towergate Insurance Brokers is currently operating business as usual, and we are working behind the scenes on a range of plans
to continue serving clients without interruption and ensure we are prepared, should guidance and advice change quickly.
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