Buildings & Contents Insurance

Our Darlington Home Insurance Policy can provide cover for the actual structure of your home as well as cover for your household goods and appliances.

Feel safe and sound!

Protect your home and contents with our Darlington Home Insurance Policy provided by our partner Uinsure. It provides you flexibility. You can choose buildings insurance, contents insurance or both, it's up to you.

Protect your home and contents with our Darlington Home Insurance policy.

Buildings


The home and fixtures and fittings, garden walls, gates and fences, paths, drives and patios, carports, permanent swimming pools built of brick, stone or concrete, permanently fixed hot tubs or Jacuzzis, hard tennis courts and any outbuildings but not garden items.

Contents
 

Household goods, high-risk property, business equipment, pedal cycles, money, credit cards and personal belongings you or your family own or are legally responsible for, but not:

  • items held or used for business purposes (either totally or partly) other than business equipment;
  • motor vehicles, aircraft, caravans, trailers, boats, or any of their parts and accessories;
  • animals, birds, fish or any living thing; and
  • interior decorations.

Here you will find a breakdown of the cover you can expect when you take out a Darlington Home Insurance Policy.

If you need to make a claim on your household insurance policy, all you need to do is call our Claims Helpline. Any claim should be reported to us immediately, or as soon as is reasonably possible.

This home emergency helpline is automatically provided free of charge, as part of the policy wording. If you have suffered damage to your home and work is urgently required, you can ring our 24 hour helpline.

Legal advice helpline service is automatically provided free of charge, as part of the policy wording. If you need confidential help with a legal matter, involving you or a member of your family, you can ring the 24 hour legal advice helpline.

Here you can find out about the payment methods you can use to pay for you Darlington Home Insurance policy.

Darlington Building Society will introduce you to Uinsure Limited who will undertake the selling and administration of your home insurance policy. The home insurance policy is underwritten from a panel of insurers. Details of the insurer applicable to this insurance will be stated within your policy schedule.

The Home Emergency policy is arranged by Uinsure, underwritten by Inter Partner Assistance Societe Anonyme which is fully owned by the AXA Assistance Group and administered by Arc Legal Assistance Limited. The Legal Expenses policy is arranged by Uinsure, underwritten by Inter Partner Assistance SA and Administered by Legal Insurance Management Limited.

Darlington Building Society is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Uinsure Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Darlington Home Insurance provides you with flexibility. You can choose buildings insurance, contents insurance or both, it's up to you.

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Want to speak to a friendly staff member?

Sometimes it's easier to discuss things face-to-face. All our branches have staff ready and waiting to talk. If you’d like to discuss your options or you think you need help, call in at your local branch.

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Alternatively call our enquiries line between:

9am and 5pm Monday to Friday or
9am and 12pm on Saturday

Our staff will be more than happy to help with any questions or queries