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Telematics insurance

You could pay less for car insurance with a telematics policy


  • Get car insurance prices based on YOUR driving
  • Looking for more information? Take a look at our guide 'telematics explained'
  • Prove you're a safe driver and you could save money on your premium
  • Try telematics for free. Download our MotorMate app and find out if you’re a good driver


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Telematics explained

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Read our guide to telematics (BlackBox) technology to find out how it could help you save money on your car insurance.

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Telematics FAQs

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What is telematics insurance?

telematics or blackbox insurance logoTelematics insurance policies offer a personalised price for car insurance based on when and how YOU drive instead of paying for insurance based on the average driver. These policies are also known as black box or smart box insurance. If you’re willing to prove that you’re a safe driver you could pay less for your cover with a telematics car insurance policy.

You can’t say fairer than that!

Also known as black box or smart box insurance, telematics policies offer personalised insurance based on when and how YOU drive. To find out more about the technology read our telematics guide.

How does telematics work?

Telematics infographicAll you need to do is fit a ‘black box’ into your car. By tracking your vehicle’s movements through GPS systems, your insurer can see how well you drive. It’s a lot less ‘big brother’ than it sounds and the information you provide through the ‘black box could save you money on your premiums in the long run.

To find out more about the technology used to determine if you're a safe driver read our guide to telematics - Telematics explained.


Telematics insurance could save you money

Telematics is great for anyone who wants to take control of their insurance costs. If you’re unlucky enough to fall into one of the high risk groups, you’ll likely be looking at high premiums to insure your car. Telematics is especially good for those in high risk groups such as:

  • Young drivers
  • Inexperienced drivers
  • Less frequent drivers with a low annual mileage

If you fall into one of these groups telematics insurance could help you pay cheaper premiums, but it's great for anyone who's a safe driver.

How to find a telematics policy

Simply compare car insurance using our simple online form and we'll find the cheapest quotes for you from our large panel motor providers.

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