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Optional Gadget Cover

Once upon a time, going away involved a bunch of documents – passports, insurance papers, boarding passes and more. But now you can travel with just your passport and your phone. This makes keeping your tech protected even more important, and Gadget Cover can give you the added protection you need.

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Add optional Gadget Cover to your policy to get insurance up to £1,000 for products including phones, tablets and laptops

From your phone to your drone, you might be going away with some valuable pieces of equipment. Whether you're taking holiday snaps on your tablet, an avid gamer or you just need some added cover for your essential gadgets like a phone, tablet or laptop, our optional Gadget cover is available for an additional premium.

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People and gadgets

We cover a range of devices and gadgets

To make sure you’ve got the cover you need, we offer cover for a range of gadgets. For the full list, please read the policy wording

  • Mobiles, smartphones, tablets and laptops
  • Satnavs, games consoles and drones
  • Wearable activity trackers and PDAs
People and gadgets
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Why choose Post Office?

  • We’re an award-winning travel insurance provider with decades of experience
  • Our optional gadget cover can provide protection for a large range of devices
  • You’re covered from the moment you take out your policy, so if certain things prevent you from going away, we can help
  • We operate a 24/7 helpline, so we’re always around if something goes wrong

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All medical conditions considered

If you have medical conditions, this should not be a reason to hold you back from exploring the world. Having the right cover in place, should the unfortunate happen, will give you peace of mind while on your adventures.

It's important that you declare all your medical conditions and any medication that you're taking.

Post Office Travel Insurance covers most pre-existing medical conditions. Get a quote today to see if we can cover you. If you have a serious pre-existing medical condition that Post Office Travel Insurance cannot offer cover for, the Money and Pensions Scheme (MaPS) have launched a directory listing companies that may be able to help you. The directory can be accessed by either clicking here or calling 0800 138 7777.

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    Our Awards

    Post Office won a 'Best Travel Insurance provider' award at the Your Money Awards in 2021.


    Our Premier and Elite policies are 5-star rated by Defaqto

    Post Office won a ‘Best Travel Insurance Provider’ category award at the British Travel Awards in 2019.


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Bronze - British Travel Awards 2019 - Best Travel Insurance Provider
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Optional Gadget Cover FAQs

Still have questions about travel insurance?

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Gadget insurance

We also offer Gadget Insurance

While our Gadget Cover with Travel Insurance offers you sufficient protection while abroad, we also offer seperate Gadget Insurance to keep your iPhone, tablet and laptop insured all the time.

Gadget insurance
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Travel Insurance cover types

Single Trip

  • Cover for a one-off trip in the UK or abroad.
  • Perfect for one-off trips or longer holidays up to 365 days*

Annual Multi-Trip

  • Cover for multiple trips for a 12 month period
  • You can go away multiple times in the policy year with various trip durations available **
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*For Economy, Standard and Premier policies, the Singe trip policy will cover you for one trip up to:

365 days for persons aged up to and including age 70.

90 days for persons aged between 71 and 75.

31 days for persons aged between 76 and 85.


**For Economy, Standard and Premier policies under Annual Multi-trip although you can take as many trips as you want within the policy year, there is a maximum duration for each individual trip. This limit varies depending on the cover level chosen and will be 17 or 31 days. On some policies the limit can be extended to 31, 45 or 60 days for an additional premium.

Small Print


Post Office® Travel Insurance is arranged by Post Office Limited and Post Office Management Services Limited. 


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 and the Post Office logo are registered trademarks of Post Office Limited.


The above details can be checked on the Financial Services Register by visiting the Financial Conduct Authority website and searching by Firm Reference Number (FRN).