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Laptop Insurance

It’s your work and livelihood. It’s your creative hub where your music is made and your photos edited. It’s how you unwind in the evening, from Netflix to Facebook to online courses. And without it you’d be lost. But that’s what laptop insurance is for.

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  • Loss, theft and damage are all covered as standard
  • Worldwide cover for the intrepid explorers and international business people
  • Pay-as-you-go cover means our policies are as flexible as you
  • Up to 10 devices can be covered on a single policy*
  • Family Bundle to protect your kids’ laptops and gadgets
  • 24/7 online portal and in-house claims team
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Worldwide cover

Taking your work, your study and your play with you overseas might be a necessity for you. Make sure that you’ve got the cover you need should anything happen to your gadgets while abroad. Can your home contents insurance do that?

Why choose Post Office laptop insurance?

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    Spilling a coffee onto your keyboard isn’t the end

    You didn’t mean to do it, but now your laptop’s broken. But with Post Office Gadget Insurance, accidental damage is covered as standard.

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    Cover at home or abroad

    We cover your laptop outside of your home and whilst abroad, whether on holiday or with you on your studies

  • Theft

    Theft is covered as standard

    All of the security software in the world won’t protect you against an unscrupulous bag-snatcher. Our insurance covers theft on every policy.

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    Protection for the whole brood

    Our Family Bundles offer a great value way to cover up to 10 gadgets*, including those of your partner and kids.

  • Unlimited

    Payment to suit you

    As times change, so do people’s needs, so we want to make our payment plan as flexible as possible. Our pay-as-you-go policy can work around your schedule.

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    Dedicated, in-house claims team and 24/7 online portal

    We think that your claims process should be prompt and informative, so we have an in-house team to help you every step of the way.

Protect your laptop in 4 simple steps


Add your gadgets

Let us know which devices you want to cover by providing their device, brand, make and model


Choose your cover

Select from economy, standard and premier cover based on how much excess you want to pay


Select payment plan

Pay monthly or pay annually to get 12 months for the price of 10^


Provide your details

Simply give us your details, set up a payment method and you're done!

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Do I need laptop insurance?

For some professionals, their laptop is their livelihood and insurance could be critical for such a person. But that doesn’t mean it’s not important for the rest of us. With more and more products and services taking place online, from identity services to banking and even signing a mortgage, we need to protect the devices we use. Laptop insurance offers peace of mind that you can quickly regain the balance in your life should something happen to your PC or MacBook.

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Cover to suit your lifestyle

We’ve thought hard about everything that can go wrong with a laptop and found a way to cover it

  • Accidental Damage
  • Theft Cover
  • Mechanical breakdown
  • Liquid Damage
  • Cracked screen
  • Loss Cover
  • Unauthorised usage - Up to £2,500
  • Accessory Cover - Up to £150
  • Worldwide cover
  • E-Wallet Cover - Up to £500
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Pay annually and get 2 months on us^

We know that the more things you need to insure, the higher the costs climb. That's why our product offers competitive excesses in relation to the market.

Incident After Policy Inception

Economy Cover Excess

Standard Cover Excess

Premium Cover Excess

30 days or less

£175 £100 £50

Over 30 days up to 60 days

£165 £90 £45

Over 60 days up to 90 days

£155 £80 £40

Over 90 days up to 120 days

£145 £70 £35

Over 120 days up to 150 days

£135 £60 £30

Over 150 days

£125 £50 £25
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Multi-device cover

You might not be the only person in your family with a laptop, or you might have more than one. And it doesn't stop with laptops, with our cover for up to 10 gadgets, each valued at up to £1,500 under one policy. The more you bundle the more you could save!

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*10 Gadget Bundle is available on our Family Bundle product.

^ Price quoted includes the discount of 12 months for the price of 10


Post Office® Gadget Insurance is arranged and administered by Taurus Insurance Services Limited and underwritten by ERGO TIS on behalf of Great Lakes Insurance SE (GLISE)

Post Office Limited is an appointed representative of Post Office Management Services Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, FRN 630318. Post Office Limited and Post Office Management Services Limited are registered in England and Wales. Registered numbers 2154540 and 08459718 respectively. Registered office: Finsbury Dials, 20 Finsbury Street, London EC2Y 9AQ. Post Office Money and the Post Office Money logo are registered trademarks of Post Office Limited.

Taurus Insurance Services Limited is an insurance intermediary authorised and regulated in Gibraltar by the Financial Services Commission under Permission Number 5566 and authorised to passport general insurance intermediary services into the UK and registered with the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK under registration number 444830. Great Lakes Insurance SE is a German insurance company with its headquarters at Königinstrasse 107, 80802 Munich. UK Branch office: 10 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5BN, company number SE000083. Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch, is authorised and regulated by Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht. Deemed authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority. Subject to regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority, FRN 769884, and limited regulation by the Prudential Regulation Authority. Details of the Temporary Permissions Regime, which allows EEA-based firms to operate in the UK for a limited period while seeking full authorisation, are available on the Financial Conduct Authority’s website. ERGO TIS is registered in the UK, company number 11091555. Registered office: 10 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5BN. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, register number 805870.