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Auto & General

Auto and General is one of South Africa's oldest and most reliable short term insurance companies. It was created in 1985 by Telesure Investment Holdings Group and has gone from strength to strength. Auto and Generals longevity in the short term insurance market is owed to their dedication to service and innovation in technology. Auto and General was one of the first companies to introduce a computer and telephone system, which enabled them to bring short term insurance to much more people. This has resulted in them being the one of the biggest insurance providers in South Africa today.

Auto and General offers a full range of policies which include:

  • Motor Vehicle Insurance
  • Caravan and Trailer
  • Portable possessions
  • Home contents
  • Watercraft
  • Building

Auto and General also include a number of FREE benefits to their valued clients such as:

  • Road Assistance to clients with car insurance, except those with 3rd party only. This provides for assistance in the event of a breakdown, locking your key in the car, repatriation of a vehicle up to R500, Car Hire for a 24 hour time limit to the value of R500, Overnight accommodation at an approved hotel up to a predetermined value and a towing service. See policy for further benefits and limits.
  • Assistance in the event of an Accident which includes towing
  • FREE Home Assistance to all policy holders. Auto and General covers the cost of the call-out fee and 1 hours labour in the case of problem at home. Plumbers, Electricians, Locksmiths are but a few examples of help that is provided.
  • All policy holders are eligible for FREE Medical Assistance. Some examples of the great care provided are Air or Road transport to a medical facility, Emergency response to the accident site and the use of Specialised Rape Centres. Many other benefits are available.

Auto and General has been taking care of the needs of South Africans looking for excellent service from a trustworthy short term insurance company.