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Car Insurance Quebec: Intro

auto-insurance-symbolWelcome to your Car Insurance Guide for Quebec. This page will give you an idea of Car Insurance Premiums in Quebec, will inform about savings opportunities and also provide number of other useful tips for choosing Car Insurance protection.

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What Are Typical Car Insurance Premiums In Quebec?


Here are some car insurance average rates to give you an idea of insurance prices in Quebec. This chart shows rates comparison across several Canadian provinces with Quebec having lower premiums than most other provinces. Quebec has partly government-based car insurance model where Quebec’s public automobile insurance plan covers all residents for injury or death due to a car accident. Damages to property and liability is covered by private insurers. That significantly contributes to lower car insurance rates in Quebec.

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How Can You Save on Car Insurance in Quebec?

  • Bundle: Do you need Home and Auto Insurance? Most companies will offer you a discount if you bundle them together.
  • Professional Membership: Are you a member of a professional organization (e.g. Certified Management Accountants of Canada or The Air Canada Pilots Association)? Then some insurance companies offer you a discount.
  • Alumni: Graduates from certain Canadian universities ( e.g University of Toronto, McGill University) might be eligible for a discount at certain Insurance providers.
  • Car Insurance Deductibles: Increase your car insurance deductibles if you believe that you are capable of incurring higher payments for damages in case of an accident. This is especially suited for more experienced car drivers.
  • Minimal coverage: Driving an old car without large value? Get a minimal coverage required by law (mainly liability) w/o collision damage (you are still protected if you damage somebody’s car but damages on your car will not be covered).
  • Rental car rider: If your existing auto insurance policy does not cover your rental car, you can often add it as a rider (policy extension) for $20-30 dollars a year. Compared to $20/day you would pay when renting a car, it’s not a bad deal.
  • Driving Course: Successfully completing a driving course is sometimes recognized by some insurance providers and could help you reduce your premiums.
  • Claim History: Keeping a clean claims history can sometimes be more financially feasible than submitting claims for small damage repairs which could result in increased premiums. Contacting an insurance provider/broker could help you find out what makes sense.
  • Private Garage: Parking your car in a safe location (e.g. private or secure garage ) normally results in lower insurance premiums with auto insurance providers.
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