Home insurance

We can arrange Home Insurance packages through our partner CommInsure that are tailored to your needs.

Benefits 

Apply online and save 

Your premium will be calculated with a discount of up to 15% if you apply online. 1 This discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount (other than those listed in the relevant Product Disclosure Statement or any Supplementary Product Disclosure Statement) or in conjunction with any other promotional offer, unless we have advised in the promotional offer that this discount will apply. We may remove or change this discount effective from the renewal date. This discount cannot be backdated. Minimum premiums may come into force and reduce the extent to which discounts are applied. Online discount does not apply to the Portable Contents Cover when taken as a standalone policy. Close

Protect your home 

Gap Cover of up to 25% on top of your sum insured. ? If your sum insured is not sufficient to cover your loss, we will pay up to a further 25% on top of the sum insured stated on your Certificate of Insurance towards the cost of repairing, rebuilding or replacing your building and/or contents.  Close

Flexible payments 

Pay by the month for no additional premium.

Which home insurance is right for you? 

Whether you're an owner occupier, renter, landlord or a property investor you can be certain to be covered for events like flood, fire, storm, theft and accidental glass breakage.

Home owner 

I own my home and want to insure the building and/or contents and/or portable contents.

Landlord or property investor 

I own an investment property and want to insure the building and/or contents.

Renter 

I'm renting and I want to insure my contents and/or portable contents.

Home insurance options 

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Building

Cover your building for events like flood, fire, storm, theft and accidental glass breakage. Also includes additional benefits for: 

  • alternative accommodation costs 
  • emergency work and temporary repairs 
  • storage fees

Contents

Cover your contents for events like flood, fire, storm, theft and accidental glass breakage. Also includes additional benefits for:  

  • contents in transit 
  • domestic pet cover 
  • visitors' property 

Portable contents

Cover those items which you may wear or take away from home in the event of theft, accidental loss or damage anywhere in Australia and New Zealand. If you’re travelling, those items are covered worldwide for the first 30 days of your trip.

  • Choose between Packaged and Customised Cover, or a combination of both. This can be chosen as part of the Residential Home Package or as a standalone policy.
  • Packaged Cover is designed to cover items that are worth up to $1,000, without you having to tell us about them upfront.
  • Customised Cover provides cover both at and away from the home. It is designed to cover items like engagement rings, designer watches and cameras for their replacement value.

Building

Protect your home in case of events such as fire, flood and storms. The Investment Home Package option includes cover for: 

  • loss of rent
  • emergency work and temporary repairs 
  • damage by emergency services

Contents

Insure the contents in your home against theft, fire, flood and more. This option includes cover for: 

  • contents in transit 
  • moving within Australia
  • temporary removal of your contents

Features 

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What's included Building  Contents 
Alternative accommodation costs Yes  Yes 
Contents in transit No  Yes 
Damage by emergency services Yes  Yes 
Demolition and debris removal costs Yes  Yes 
Domestic pet cover Yes  Yes 
Emergency work and temporary repairs Yes  Yes 
Mortgage discharge Yes  Yes 2 Strata Titled properties only.  Close
Moving within Australia No  Yes 
Storage fees Yes  Yes 
Temporary removal of your contents No  Yes 
Visitors' property No  Yes 
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What's included Building Contents 
Contents in transit No  Yes 
Damage by emergency services Yes  Yes 
Demolition and debris removal Yes  Yes 
Emergency work and temporary repairs Yes  Yes 
Loss of rent Yes  Yes 2 Strata Titled properties only.  Close
Mortgage discharge Yes  Yes 2 Strata Titled properties only.  Close
Moving within Australia No  Yes 
Storage fees Yes  Yes 
Temporary removal of your contents No  Yes 
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What's included Contents 
Alternative accommodation costs Yes 
Contents in transit Yes
Damage by emergency services Yes
Demolition and debris removal costs Yes
Domestic pet cover Yes
Emergency work and temporary repairs Yes
Moving within Australia Yes
Temporary removal of your contents Yes
Visitors' property Yes
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View the product disclosure statements and important documents for home insurance

Get a quote 

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Once you get a quote, you can save it or apply online straight away.

Make a claim 

For home insurance claims, please call 13 24 23. To follow up an existing claim, email myclaim@comminsure.com.au.

Things you should know 

1. This discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount (other than those listed in the relevant Product Disclosure Statement or any Supplementary Product Disclosure Statement) or in conjunction with any other promotional offer, unless we have advised in the promotional offer that this discount will apply. We may remove or change this discount effective from the renewal date. This discount cannot be backdated. Minimum premiums may come into force and reduce the extent to which discounts are applied. Online discount does not apply to the Portable Contents Cover when taken as a standalone policy.

2. Strata Titled properties only.

This insurance is issued by Commonwealth Insurance Limited ABN 96 067 524 216/AFSL 235030 (CIL). CommInsure is a registered business name of CIL. CIL is a wholly owned non-guaranteed subsidiary of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124/AFSL 234945 (the Bank) and is the insurer for the CommInsure Home Insurance policy. The Bank and its related entities are jointly referred to as the Group. Bankwest, a division of the Bank, is a distributor of CIL’s insurance products. In the ACT, TAS and WA, CIL offers Domestic Workers’ Compensation Cover as an agent for Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850 (Allianz). The Group (other than CIL) does not guarantee the obligations or performance of CIL or Allianz or the products they offer. CIL does not guarantee the obligations or performance of Allianz or the products it offers.

CommInsure is a signatory to the General Insurance Code of Practice. View more information about the Code.  

This information is provided by CIL and has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on this information you should consider the appropriateness of the product with regards to your personal circumstances. You can download a Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Financial Services Guide (FSG) by clicking on the links, at any store or by calling 13 17 19 for a paper copy and should be considered before making any decision about these products. Bankwest will receive a commission payment of up to 20% of the premium for arranging a policy sale. To find out how we manage your personal information, please see our privacy policy.