Wheel, tyre and rim insurance from eric
We know how hard life can be sometimes, so take the stress out of sorting out your car’s tyres. eric’s Tyre & Wheel Insurance provides you with the protection that your comprehensive cover may not.
Take action to protect your investment today and get your wheels back on the road, where they belong.
eric offers an insurance product that provides cover for motor vehicle tyre punctures and wheel damage that are not caused by an accident. Explore the benefits of our competitive wheel, tyre and rim insurance with 12-month terms.
Find a local dealer or broker who can provide a quote for our Motor Vehicle Tyre & Wheel Insurance. Click here to find your nearest authorised dealers and brokers.
Repair tyres punctured or damaged by potholes, kerbs, nails, screws, metal, glass, road debris or blowout. Includes cover for reasonable costs to replace or repair tyre(s) and up to 4 tyre replacements per year.
Towing costs are covered up to $100 per claim up to a maximum policy limit of $300.
Up to $500 during the period of cover if your car is immobilised for more than 2 consecutive days after authorised repairs.
Wheels becoming cracked, warped and/or misshapen by a pothole, kerb or road debris and become unroadworthy or fail to seal. Includes up to $3,000 cover per year for repair or replacement.
Up to $500 during the period of cover if your vehicle is immobilised more than 100kms from your home and repairs are not completed on the day eric authorise repairs.
Designed to get you back on the road quickly with no upfront cost or excess. We pay the repairer.
Roadside Assistance benefit if your vehicle breaks down or is immobilised through our partners at AWP Australia PTY LTD.
What you need to get started
Are you eligible for a tyre insurance quote with eric insurance? Read the following eligibility rules below to find out if you can apply:
The policy holder should be at least 18 years of age, the registered owner of the motor vehicle and must meet the eric underwriting criteria.
Want specialist cover?
We don’t expect a standard policy to suit everyone, which is why we offer extra cover for your vehicle with our specialist products. Choose the options that match how you drive.
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What our customers say
Simply call our Claims Department on 1800 999 977 to initiate the claims process. You must not authorise repairs to your vehicle without first notifying us.
We allow you to choose your repairer, however, you must provide us with an opportunity to inspect any loss or damage before you have repairs carried out. In addition, we will only cover repairs authorised to a licensed repairer and we reserve the right to nominate the repairer to be used. If you do not have a preferred repairer in your area, we can assist with arranging a quote, in conjunction with you.
We’ll pay up to $100 for any one claim, and subject to a Policy maximum of $300.
Please use a transactions account for any direct debit payments as we are unable to take payments from a savings account.
If you originally set up your policy with a savings account, you can change this by contacting our Customer Service team on 1800 999 977 or through our online form here.
Don’t forget to make sure you have enough money in your account so that your payment is successful!
Fraudulent insurance claims ultimately cost everybody who takes out insurance. It imposes additional costs on honest policyholders and wastes valuable time and resources.
If you suspect somebody has made an exaggerated or fraudulent insurance claim, you can help by calling us on 1800 999 977.
You can also anonymously contact the Insurance Council of Australia fraud taskforce 24-hour Insurance Fraud Hotline: 1300 600 444.
The information on this page is a summary only. For full terms, conditions, exclusions and key factors that influence the cost, please refer to the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS).
Motor Vehicle Tyre & Wheel Insurance is issued by Eric Insurance Limited ABN 18 009 129 793 AFSL 238279 (eric). This website may contain general financial product advice that does not take into account your personal financial circumstance.