Temporary Car Insurance for Provisional License

If you are in possession of a provisional license and are learning to drive, you may be forgiven for forgetting about insurance. It is very possible to get temporary car insurance for a provisional license holder and the car they are learning in.


It should be mentioned at the start that learner drivers are not required by law to have insurance themselves, although they are not allowed to operate a car by themselves. Taking out a temporary policy will mean that they are not liable for damages payments in the event of an accident.


Taking out one of these car insurance policies will mean you are protected against the cost of any nasty surprises.  It is always advisable to take the time that is needed to compare several car insurance policies from different companies.

Temporary Car Insurance Deals
ProviderCover TermMinimum and Maximum AgeSpecial FeaturesGet Quotes
1 - 28 days18 - 75Instant Car and Van Cover including motorhomes. Cover for Learner Drivers. Insurance documents immediately issued.Get Quotes >
1 - 28 days19 - 75Instant Car and Van Cover. Cover for Learner Drivers. Cover for vehicle hire and test drives. Insure someone else on your car. Insurance documents immediately issued.Get Quotes >

The main benefit of a temporary policy is that the learner driver can be insured with a short term policy in a vehicle that is already covered by a standard policy. The temporary policy will not affect the standard policy in any way; the original insurer is in no way liable for accidents that result from the actions of the learner.


There are now many insurance providers who can provide temporary car insurance quotes for provisional license holders, so it has never been easier to get yourself a good deal.

Young Driver Car Insurance Quotes
ProviderCover TermMinimum and Maximum AgeSpecial FeaturesGet Quotes
1 - 90 days17 - 22Instant Car Insurance For Learner Drivers. Cover for Learner Drivers up to 90 days. Insurance documents immediately issued.Get Quotes >
12 Months17 to 25Great deals for young and learner drivers - Quotes from specialist brokers to help you find the cheapest dealGet Quotes >
12 Months17 to 25Compare UK Specialist Young Driver Car InsurersGet Quotes >
7 days - 5 months17 - 40Immediate online policy for provisional license holders. Get FREE L-plates and Theory Test practice DVD when you take out a policy using code ‘FREEPLATE14’Get Quotes >
12 Months17 - 25Aged 25 or under with a full licence? Get an upfront discount in your first year when you add DrivePlus telematics to your policy.Get Quotes >
30 to 90 days with the option to renew at any timeFrom age 17Cover from £2.12 per day. Practise in a friend's or family car, protect the owner's No Claims Bonus, instant comprehensive coverGet Quotes >
12 Months17 - 24Save £100's on your car insurance. No curfews, clever black box technology helping you become a lower risk driver, earn your own No Claims DiscountGet Quotes >