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Van Insurance

Compare van insurance cover

Choose the cover that best suits you from our panel of leading insurers
FREE Courtesy vehicle to keep you on the road
£50 Cashback for existing Public Liability customers

Product Features

Financially liable?Free Legal Expenses as standard to keep you covered if the worst happens

Liability Insurance is a legal requirementFree Courtesy vehicle provided if yours is being repaired at an approved repairer after an insured accident

Claims can be very expensiveRepair works carried out by an approved repairer are guaranteed for 5 years on selected policies

Claims could result from anywhere£50 cashback for existing Public Liability customers (terms and conditions apply)

What cover can I get?

Cove for upto £5mComprehensive, Third Party only or Third Party Fire & Theft

All under the same policyNo Claim Discount can be protected for a small premium

Contractors works cover upto £1.5mWindscreen cover is available – small excess may apply

Optional extras available24/7 Tools cover as an optional extra to protect the tools in your van

Who do we cover?

We cover all types of businessesIndividuals, Sole Traders, Partnerships, Limited Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships

Associated trades and general worksSmall vans, transits and vehicles weighing no more than 3.5 tonnes

Cover for companies with turnover upto £3mBusiness, Commercial or Personal use in Great Britain

Cover up to 15 employeesAdditional named drivers, any driver, spouse, business partners, employees


Finding the right van insurance quotes for you

Trade Direct insurance has worked with tradespeople for over 30 years. So we know that paying too much for your Van insurance could throw a spanner in the works. We work with some of the UK’s top insurers to find the best cover designed to suit you and your vehicle.

With our Van Insurance panel, you have more freedom than ever to choose the cover that best suits you. Just Get a quote and compare the cover options you have.

VIP treatment with your exclusive member benefits

As a Trade Direct customer you'll now receive exclusive member benefits. We've worked with our partners to bring you a shed-load of discounts that could save you up to hundreds of pounds!

Already a Trade Direct customer? Have £50 cashback!

We’re all about saving money here. So when our customers get multiple policies with us, we like to celebrate. If you have a Public Liability policy with us and you buy a new Van insurance policy too, we’ll give you £50 cashback – just to say thanks!

Cashback terms and conditions
  1. The £50 cashback will be paid via a cheque - made payable to the Van insurance policyholder
  2. To obtain your £50 cashback, you will need to email us at with your name, postcode and reference number
  3. The £50 cashback is limited to one per customer
  4. This cashback offer can not be used in conjunction with any other cashback offers, including but not limited to Quidco, TopCashBack and EasyFundRaising
  5. £50 cashback applies to customers with in-force Public Liability and Van policies only
  6. Cheques must be presented for payment within 6 months of issue
  7. Cheques will be dispatched to the address recorded against the Van insurance policy
  8. Only one cheque per offer will be issued. Cheques that are lost, damaged or not presented will not be re-issued
  9. Cashback is not available if your initial policy is cancelled prior to purchasing your second policy
  10. Applies to existing Public Liability customers taking out a new Commercial Vehicle/ Van Insurance policy with us
  11. Cheques will be issued on behalf of Trade Direct Insurance
  12. Trade Direct Insurance reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time
  13. If you cancel your van insurance policy within the first 6 months, we reserve the right to withhold the cashback amount from any return premium that is due to you.
  14. Not available via online affiliate websites including but not limited to

Van insurance with optional benefits*

For extra peace of mind, you can add the following cover to your policy at a small premium:

24/7 Tools cover – covers you for the cost of replacing tools stolen from your van
European cover – should you need to take your van out of the country temporarily, we can arrange this for you
Breakdown cover – provides you with roadside assistance if your vehicle breaks down, cover from £47 p/a
Protected No Claim Discount – allows you to make one claim without affecting the number of no claim you’ve built up over the years

*Optional benefits are subject to the acceptance criteria and terms and conditions of the selected policy.

So if you’re looking for van insurance with features designed specifically for you, give us a call. We understand what you need and can find you the right commercial vehicle insurance to keep you on the road. Simply call our UK based team on 08000 280 380 , you may qualify for one of our exclusive offers.

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Why choose Trade Direct Insurance

Over 40,000 customers insure with us
Over 30 years experience insuring trades
A panel of leading van insurance providers
Up to 70% No Claim Discount ( with 4 years claim free)
Windscreen replacement or repair
Flexible cover to suit your insurance needs
Option to pay via instalments (Trade Direct is a credit broker and not a lender)

On The Tools' Best Insurance Provider 2017

Trade Direct Insurance was named the Best Insurance Provider at the On The Tools Awards for the second year running.

On The Tools is the largest online community of tradespeople in the UK, and we couldn’t be prouder to provide them with support and cover.