2016 Canstar Home and Contents Insurance Star Ratings

2016 Home & Contents Insurance Star Ratings

CANSTAR Home & Contents Star Ratings use a sophisticated rating methodology, unique to CANSTAR, which compares home and contents insurance policies from across Australia. The rating consists of three separate insurance product types (home insurance, contents insurance and home & contents insurance). Rating process for each of these product types employs a separate star ratings methodology consistent with the pricing and features model of the CANSTAR star ratings.

Report released as of September, 2016

2016 National Winners

Home & Contents

  • Comminsure
  • Suncorp

Home Building

  • ANZ
  • Comminsure

Contents Only

  • Comminsure
  • Suncorp

Numbers crunched by Canstar Researchers

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providers assessed
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state winners
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Award winners

Home & Contents Insurance
Contents only
Home Building
2016 Outstanding Value Home and Contents Insurance Winners

We reveal the award winners for 2016.

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How much does home insurance cost?

We reveal the average cost of premiums this year.

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Current discounts on home insurance
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  • Multi-policy discounts
  • Loyalty discounts

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What is Home Insurance?

We explain what home insurance covers, what it costs, how to choose a policy, and how to switch insurance companies.

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What is Contents Insurance?

We explain what contents insurance covers, how much it costs, and how to choose a policy

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How to protect your home

Our best tips for the safety, security, and financial stability of your new home or investment property.

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Are you under-insured?

Underinsurance is becoming more common in Aussie households – do you have adequate coverage?

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Going away this summer?

Choose a housesitter carefully and beware Schoolies damage.

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141 policies rated across 49 insurance providers


About Star Ratings

Canstar’s Star Ratings are unique. We evaluate literally thousands of products from hundreds of financial institutions. Our expert researchers analyse every product by comparing price and features to determine what represents value.