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What is Renters Insurance?

Renters insurance provides contents insurance for renters and is designed to help cover the cost of loss or damage to protect your personal belongings at your rental premises as a result of an insured event. Renters insurance can provide cover for your furniture and appliances to electrical goods and your BBQ, and even clothes, shoes and handbags. Renters insurance covers the cost of repair or replacement of your contents when loss or damage is caused by break-ins, fires, natural events such as storms and bushfire5, impact damage such as a fallen tree, as well as accidental breakage of glass and more.

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Up to 30% No Claims Bonus2,3

When you take out a new policy, we calculate your No Claims Bonus based on your home insurance claims history from the last 5 years.

Option to Pay Monthly

You have the option to pay by the month or in one annual payment.

If you choose to pay by the month, an 11% service fee applies.

Instant Insurance Certificate

Your proof of insurance, Certificate of Currency (COC), will be emailed instantly after you purchase your policy.

Excellence in Claims

We're here if you need to make a claim.

You can lodge a claim 24/7 online or call 13 10 13.

Allianz was awarded the 2019 Mansfield Gold award for Claims handling and the 2020 Mansfield Silver award for Personal lines Claims.

What Does Renters Insurance Cover?
This is a summary only of some of the features available on Allianz Home Insurance. Before making a decision on this insurance, please carefully consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Supplementary PDS (where applicable) which set out the terms, conditions, limits and exclusions.

Legal Liability Cover

Up to $20m legal liability cover.
Covers you financially if you are liable to pay compensation for injuries to other people and/or damage to their property that occurred at your home.

Alternative Accommodation

If your home contents are damaged by an insured event during the period of insurance to such an extent that we agree your home can’t be lived in, we’ll pay for temporary accommodation costs for you and your pets for up to 12 months.4

Emergency Contents Storage

If we agree your home can’t be lived in as a result of damage by an insured event, we will reimburse the reasonable costs to move and store your undamaged contents for the time we agree it takes to repair or rebuild your dwelling, or until you find alternative accommodation, up to a maximum of 12 months.

The maximum we will pay is the balance of your contents sum insured, after we have paid any claim for damage to your contents.

Additional Cover Benefits

Optional CoversSimply select the options while getting your quote online or while speaking to our consultants.
If you already have a policy and would like to add optional covers, please contact us on 13 1000.

Did you know? We will also cover your contents outside of your insured address if you take out portable contents cover.

Portable Contents

Covers loss or damage to your portable items (such as wallets, glasses, jewellery, cameras and mobile phones) caused by theft or an accident Australia-wide or anywhere in the world when you are temporarily outside Australia for up to 120 days.

There are two cover types to choose from.


Covers you for loss or damage to your contents caused by flood and certain flood-related events. Optional flood cover may not be available in some areas.

Note: We do not provide cover for any loss of or damage to your property caused by cyclone, flood, grassfire and bushfires during the first 72 hours after you first take out or increase the cover under the policy.

Accidental Damage

Covers you for accidental damage caused by sudden, unforeseen and unintended events, not just the specified insured events. This option automatically includes Motor Burnout.

Motor Burnout

Covers you if an electrical current damages your household electrical motors, such as your fridge, freezer or washing machine, up to 10 years old.

This is a summary only of some of the features available on Allianz Home Insurance. Before making a decision on this insurance, please carefully consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Supplementary PDS (where applicable) which set out the terms, conditions, limits and exclusions.

Home Insurance Calculators

When you take out contents insurance, it’s important that the amount you’re insured for accurately reflects the cost to replace your belongings. This is because you might have to pay the difference out of your own pocket if you’re insured for less than the replacement value of your contents.

Home Contents replacement calculator

What Events Does Renters Insurance Cover?

Covers the cost of repairing or replacing your contents, if you have experienced loss or damage caused by the following insured events^.

  • Fire or smoke (including bushfires5 and grassfires5)
  • Theft or burglary
  • Storm & cyclone5, rainwater or run off
  • Lightning
  • Water or other liquid damage
  • Impact damage

  • Earthquake or tsunami
  • Accidental breakage of glass or ceramic items
  • Vandalism or malicious damage
  • Explosion
  • Riots or civil commotion

^For a full list of events covered by Allianz Home Insurance, see the relevant PDS.

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If you need to make a claim on your home or Renters Insurance, you can choose to lodge a claim online or call 13 10 13 to speak to one of our friendly claims consultants.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The cost of your insurance is called a ‘premium’. Your premium will depend on a number of factors, and can change each year when you renew your policy. Your premium for each period of insurance will be shown on your policy schedule.

There are a number of factors that determine how your Contents insurance premium is calculated, including:

  • Your risk profile. We work this out using a number factors such as:
    • where you live
    • the type of property you’re insuring
    • the amount and type of cover you require
    • any other people also insured under the policy
    • the relevant claims history of the people being insured
    • the likelihood of a claim being made on your policy
  • Any discounts that may apply.
  • Any compulsory government charges such as Stamp Duty and GST.
  • Fire Services Levy if they apply to the State or Territory where your home is located.
  • Any other charges we tell you of.
  • The excess you choose.

To find out the cost of your Renters insurance through Allianz, go online and get a quick Renters insurance quote in 2 minutes today!

Yes, we can offer insurance for up to 3 unrelated people living in the home. Allianz Renters insurance will cover belongings for up to 3 housemates, as long as they are named on the policy as an insured policy holder.
If you’re a renter or tenant, and you want to be covered for the cost of repairing or replacing your belongings (e.g. furniture, whitegoods, electrical appliances and clothing) then you may want to take out renters insurance. Please use our contents calculator to estimate the value of your contents.
Here’s a list of some of the things that’s not included under Allianz Contents cover:
  • Does not cover more than three unrelated persons living in your home
  • Certain items while in use - This includes loss or damage to the following items while they are being used: sporting equipment, bicycles and watercraft.
  • Loss or damage caused by flooding- unless you have added the flood cover option to your policy, where available.
  • Some high value items may only be covered up to a certain specified limit unless you provide details and list the item on your policy

This is a summary only of some of the features available on Allianz Home Insurance. Before making a decision on this insurance, please carefully consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Supplementary PDS (where applicable) which set out the terms, conditions, limits and exclusions.

If you take out Contents insurance, here’s how it can work if you suffer an insured loss:
  • If the house or apartment you live in burns down and destroys all your belongings within it - With adequate sums insured under Renters Contents cover, you could replace your insured belongings.
  • If a thief enters your house or apartment and steals your belongings - You can replace the items that were stolen under your Contents insurance.
  • If, while rearranging your furniture, you accidentally drop your book shelf on your glass coffee table, and the glass breaks - As your Allianz Contents insurance covers accidental breakage of glass in your home, you can repair or replace the glass on your coffee table in this instance. If you take out optional accidental damage cover, we will repair or replace the whole coffee table including the glass.

For terms, conditions and exclusions about our home insurance, please refer to the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS). To see some of the events covered and not covered, please refer to our Key Fact Sheets (KFS).