Santam Car Insurance South Africa

Santam car insurance

santam car insurance

Santam car insurance was founded in 1918 almost hundred years ago. The headquarter is based in the Western Cape. The company consists of over 5000 staff across the country who works through intermediaries in order to sell insurance. Santam car Insurance is currently under the leadership of Lize Lambrechts as the CEO of the company. According to the website, it was stated that the aim of the company is to protect the customer’s properties.
Parent organization: Sanlam car insurance

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Santam car insurance quotes and coverage

It may not be an easy task in getting the right choice of company to protect your property, due to various companies we have in South Africa. After we have explained the various benefits from Santam insurance, it may interest you to adopt the company’s policy.

Santam insurance offers three car insurance covers which are;

Comprehensive cover

This type of plan will secure your vehicle against accidental loss or damage such as natural disaster, fire insurance cover and theft and any other form of damage. The company also covers the third party liability. This might be an interesting coverage to you.

Limited cover

this option will cover for accidental loss or damage to a third party. For this type of coverage, the insurance company will be responsible for all cost of damage to the third party.

The third party only

As the name is stated, this type of plan will cover you if you are responsible for the damage of the third party’s property only.

Some other benefit which may attract you in Santam insurance such as tow-in cost and safeguarding, emergency repairs, transfer cover, safety tips, educating drivers and so on. All these benefits are stated on the website.

Summary of reviews

Base on the reports we gathered from Hellopeter.com, 13% of the reports were based on complements while the remaining 87% were all complains. They were rated 1.81 out of 1,529 reviews. Most complain, were about breach of contracts. The company has refused to pay claims. This shows that anyone who wants to invest in Santam insurance should be careful in order not to fall as a victim of the bad treatment from the company. The management of Santam insurance should also respond to the various complains so that clients will not be scared of the company and also not to spoil the reputation of the company.


santam car insurance contact details

Personal Insurance 
0860 444 444

Commercial Insurance 
0860 558 003

Agriculture Insurance 
0860 247 400

Bellville head office

1 Sportica Crescent 
Tyger Valley 
Bellville, 7530 
Tel: 021 915 7000

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