Touring caravan insurance
Touring caravan insurance information
Online quotes for cheap touring caravan insurance are now available on
our website. You can compare the caravan insurance policies we offer.
Touring caravan Insurance
As well as touring caravan insurance we can provide cheap quotes for static
caravan insurance, park homes and trailer
Insurance quotes for twin-axle caravans and touring caravans such as Hobby, Roma, LMC
and Tabbert. are also available.
Security on touring caravans
As a touring caravan can be easily moved security is a problem.
Insurance companies will insist that the caravan is secured with a hitchlock - and many will give
discounts for improved security. If you want a quote for touring caravan insurance, you can obtain a touring
caravan insurance quote here. We compare a range of insurers and can offer extra discounts for
caravan club members and those who have a proven claim-free caravanning history. If you want static
caravan insurance then information about static
caravan insurance is also available.
Driving Licence and vehicle licence requirements to tow touring caravans
The permissions depend on how long you have had a driving licence.
If you passed your test between Jan 1976 and Jan 1986, a class A
licence allowed you to drive cars and goods vehicles up to 7500Kg providing the total Maximum
Authorised Mass did not exceed 8250Kg
A similar (but not identical) allowance applied from Jan 1986 to Jun
Between June 1990 and December 1997 you required a category E
attached to Category B (cars less than 3500Kg MAM), Category C1 ( vehicles MAM 7500kg) and C (Any
After Jan 1997 if you have category B, you can drive a vehicle with a
caravan PROVIDING the COMBINED MAM is less than 3500Kg and the caravan must be lighter than the
vehicle. NB the weight of the vehicle is the MAXIMUM weight - which will exceed the unladen weight.
To tow a heavier caravan you need category 'E' added.
Example: Elddis Explore 302 has a weight of 930Kg. It can be towed
legally under a category B licence provided the maximum weight of the car exceeds 930Kg and is less
Example: Elddis Crusader Superstorm has a weight of 1860Kg. As this
is more than half of 3500Kg a category C+E licence will be needed and the vehicle exceed 1860Kg in
Worried about Security for touring caravan? Why not try for wheel clamps etc
For more information about the touring
caravan insurance cover
provided or touring caravan insurance exclusions typically applied
follow the appropriate link.
If you need any advice on touring caravan
insurance please call us on 0844 8262617
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