Electric Car Insurance Quotes

Get a 15% discount for simply buying online¹

Electric cars, also known as e-cars or electric vehicles are becoming more popular across the world.

So whether you already have an electric car or are thinking about making the switch, make sure to get a quote with Aviva.

EV knowledge

Aviva Motor Services has several repairer approvals to help repair electric vehicles.

We partner with ARM/ACE who are the only Tesla approved repairer in Ireland.

Breakdown assist

If you run out of charge we'll charge your car at the roadside, tow your car to the nearest charging point or to your home, whichever is closer.

Cable theft

Your charging cable is covered in the event of theft by your Aviva car insurance.

Get an Electric Car Insurance Quote

Use our online form for a car quote in minutes. Plus get a 15% discount for simply buying online.1

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Choose your electric car insurance cover

  • Both covers options offer great benefits, as standard.
  • Customise your car insurance with our optional extras so they’re just right.
  • Want to see which cover is right for you? Have a look at our handy comparison table

What are the benefits of electric cars?

Over the last number of years, electric and hybrid cars have increased in popularity with over 15,0002 on Irish roads today. But why are they so popular?


  • Lowest motor tax rate per year €1203
  • Lower maintenance costs
  • Lower fuel costs
  • Electric car government grant

Kinder to the environment

  • Emit less greenhouse gases and air pollutants
  • Reduction in noise pollution

Car insurance benefits

We’ve a wide range of benefits available for you including:

Driving Other Cars

You, as policyholder, can get third party cover to drive other people’s cars if you have a full, current EU driving licence. Some restrictions apply.

Windscreen Damage Cover

Cracked windscreen? Your comprehensive car insurance will cover the damage if you use one of our aligned windscreen repairers.

24/7 Claims Helpline

Call us on 1800 147 147 for all car insurance claims. We’re open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Online Servicing

Make changes to your car policy for free through our online self-service facility, MyAviva.

Car insurance policy details

Important information about your car insurance. You may find our glossary of terms helpful when reviewing your car insurance documents. Our assumptions are also available.

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Car articles

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Need to contact us?

Email enquiries

Question about your policy? You can contact us by email and we’ll get back to you.

Telephone numbers

You'll find all the contact information you need here

1. Offer of 15% discount only applies to new car insurance policies bought online. Acceptance criteria, terms and conditions apply. Subject to a minimum premium of €310 for car insurance. Aviva reserves the right to withdraw, suspend or amend this offer or any of the terms and conditions there of at any time without prior notice. 
2. https://www.seai.ie/technologies/electric-vehicles/why-drive-electric/
3. Motor Tax Online https://www.motortax.ie/OMT/
4. Offer available to new & existing customers who have a motor care insurance policy and a home care insurance policy through Aviva Direct. Acceptance criteria, terms & conditions apply. Offer subject to minimum premium of €310 for car insurance & €230 for home insurance (€115 for Contents or Buildings only). See aviva.ie/loyalty for further details. Free one year travel insurance is arranged by Aviva Direct Ireland Limited and underwritten by Chubb European Group SE.

Car insurance is underwritten by Aviva Insurance Ireland DAC.

Aviva Direct Ireland Limited is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. A private company limited by shares. Registered in Ireland No 374895. Registered Office: Cherrywood Business Park, Dublin, Ireland, D18 W2P5.