For your own benefit and protection, you’ll need to insure your belongings while storing them with Shurgard.
Below are frequently asked questions about insurance at Shurgard.
To protect yourself and your belongings you need to take out insurance for your stored items.
You can insure your belongings conveniently and at an affordable price through a customised insurance policy from Marsh, starting at £3 a week.
You can take out this insurance when you sign your contract. Our on-site manager will be happy to help and advise you.
Insurance for your belongings stored at Shurgard is compulsory. You can arrange this in two ways:
You can insure the belongings stored in your storage unit for as little as £3 per week.
The actual cost of your premium depends of course on the insured value of the belongings stored in your storage unit.
The special Shurgard insurance policy covers direct damage to or direct loss of property during storage and also during transport at the start and end of the rental period.
The Shurgard insurance insures the contents of your Shurgard storage unit at their replacement value. That means that you will receive the replacement value of all the belongings you are allowed to store in your storage unit in the unlikely event your storage unit is affected by fire, struck by lightning, incurs water damage, storm damage or theft occurs.
You can take out a customised insurance policy for Shurgard customers when you sign your contract at your storage location.
Our on-site managers will go through the Terms and Conditions of the insurance policy with you and they can help you in determining the (insurance) value of the goods you want to store.
For more information, call 0800 368 0420.
Read more on how insurance protects your belongings.
Price and promotions are guaranteed for 30 days from reservation (including the reservation date).
All offers exclude the cost of a lock, insurance and administration fee.
Terms and conditions of your contract still apply.