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Contents Insurance

Cover from £6 a month*

Win back the cost of your premium

Take out a new home insurance policy for the chance to win back the cost of your annual premium, up to the value of £400. Our prize draw selects 5 lucky winners each week. Even if you don’t win, you can choose from a range of HSBC goodies.

HSBC Home Insurance is provided by Aviva Insurance Limited. Northern Ireland customers are not eligible. T&Cs and eligibility criteria apply.

Offer ends 23 December 2021.

Insure your belongings with HSBC from £6 a month

If you’re looking to insure your belongings – like valuables, televisions or personal money - our Contents cover will give you the confidence that your possessions are covered. We’ll cover for loss of, or damage to, the contents in your home for causes like fire, smoke or heating fuel leaks.  

*51% of customers paid a total of £72 or £6 per month between 1 June 2019 and 31 August 2019. The price you pay will depend on individual circumstance and cover chosen.

Key features

  • Up to £50,000 for loss or damage to your belongings

  • Cover for your contents while temporarily removed from the home

  • New for old – we replace things on a like-for-like basis or replace it with the nearest equivalent available on the market (the amount we pay may be reduced to reflect wear-and-tear for clothes or linen)

Why choose HSBC Contents Insurance?

HSBC Home Insurance is rated 5 Star by Defaqto, the independent financial information business. This means our policy is one of the most comprehensive in the market. 

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See how our policy compares

To help you choose the right policy, use Defaqto’s insurance comparison tool to compare HSBC buildings and contents insurance with policies from other providers.



Protect your home with an HSBC insurance policy, and help someone else have a safer home, too.

For every policy bought, we'll give £5 (plus VAT) to Shelter Trading Limited, whose profits go to Shelter, the National Campaign for Homeless People Limited (Registered Charity Number 263710).

Switch to HSBC Home Insurance

We like to make it as simple as possible for you to switch from another provider. And if your current insurer charges a fee for cancelling your policy, we‘ll even refund you the cancellation fee, subject to terms and conditions (PDF).

Eligibility criteria

In order to make getting a quote as simple as possible, we base our quotations on a few assumptions. Please read through these below and confirm when required that the assumptions we have made are correct to the best of your knowledge and belief.

How to apply for HSBC Home Insurance

If you meet the eligibility criteria above and are ready to get a quote or complete one, take the next step and contact us:

Retrieving quotes

If you wish to return to a previous quote you obtained online or a pre-populated one you have been given in the last 90 days, you can retrieve it here.

Get a quote and apply online

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