Touring Caravan Insurance

When it comes to touring caravan insurance, it pays to be properly protected by a specialist provider like Shield Total Insurance. As one of the first specialist UK touring caravan insurance companies, we've been helping people arrange their caravan insurance for nearly 20 years. We understand the specific requirements of the caravanning community and possible claims scenarios, so can tailor our products to offer a wide range of flexible cover options and excellent value for money. 

Our award-winning touring caravan insurance covers a wide range of caravans including single axle, twin axle, British and Continental style caravans. We provide cover for caravans of any age and offer a range of safety and security discounts, with policies starting at just £51 for residents of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. We aim to make it quick and easy as possible to get a touring caravan insurance quote online, and our UK-based team of customer service professionals are always on hand to provide all the help and support you need.


Shield's touring caravan insurance has a 5 Star Rating from independent financial research company, Defaqto

Find out what this means for our customers


Significant touring caravan insurance policy benefits include:

  • Up to 365 days European cover
  • Vehicle repatriation to transport your caravan from the repairers to the normal place of storage, or reasonable fuel costs to perform the same delivery
  • Driver injury / illness cover to allow the driver to return home, and the reasonable cost of returning your caravan to its normal place of storage and the towing car to your home.
  • Friends and family cover
  • Zero excess for theft of caravan  (if certain safety and security measures are observed)
  • No claims bonus protection available
  • Loss or damage to awnings, equipment (including sports equipment), contents and personal effects
  • A contribution towards the costs of alternative accommodation or the hire of a similar unit to enable you to continue the holiday if your vehicle becomes uninhabitable
  • £50 pup tent cover
  • £500 pet injury cover - veterinary fees for treatment of an external injury whilst away in your caravan
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Touring caravan insurance discounts

At Shield Total Insurance, we reward careful touring caravan owners with a wide range of premium discounts which could save you up to 65% off your premium. These include:

  • Up to 25% no claims discount for 4 or more claim free years of caravanning
  • Up to 25% off if your caravan is stored in a CASSOA approved secure storage site
  • Up to 20% AL-KO Secure wheel lock discount
  • Up to 20% SAS Diamond wheel lock discount
  • Up to 20% GPS tracking device discount
  • Up to 10% off if you are a member of the Caravan Club
  • Up to 10% Tyron safety bands discount
  • Up to 5% TyrePal tyre pressure monitoring systems discount
  • Up to 5% Factory-fitted alarm discount

Enhance your touring caravan insurance policy

You can also choose from a selection of available add-on extras to further customise your touring caravan insurance cover. These include legal cover, which gives you access to private legal advice 24 hours a day, as well as key protection.

  • Touring caravan legal expenses: This great-value optional cover protects your legal rights and helps you recover losses that may not be covered by your caravan policy, and costs just £14 per annum for our touring caravan insurance customers.
  • Key protection cover: We are pleased to offer our key protection cover for only £12 per annum to our touring caravan insurance customers, to look after you should any of your keys be lost, stolen or broken both here in the UK and Europe.
  • Breakdown cover: For just £43.50 our caravan breakdown product is available to all of our touring caravan insurance customers, providing specialist breakdown cover for your towing vehicle.

See what our customers are saying about us


At Shield, our highest priority is satisfying our customers and we believe our best recommendations come from word of mouth. Take a look at our recent Feefo reviews to see what our customers are saying about us:

"Have been with same insurance since having our first tourer, always excellent to deal with"

"Tailor made cover provided at an excellent price"

"Extremely pleased with how easy it was to renew our cover"

"Excellent, helpful, friendly and efficient"

Further touring caravan insurance support

At Shield Total Insurance, we believe it is important to de-mystify the jargon and terminology commonly found in Touring Caravan Insurance today. We have therefore compiled a list of the more commonly asked questions received from our touring caravan insurance customers.

If you have a specific query not answered in the questions below, please feel free to call 0800 393 966 to speak to one of our helpful advisors or request a call back at a time that’s convenient for you.

For touring caravan news, buyers' guides, top tips and videos take a look at our information centre, including our new caravan selector tool to help you compare all the new models on the market today.

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