Pet Insurance


Provided by Allianz Insurance plc

*12 months for 9 is an introductory offer available to new Pet Insurance customers who buy online. New customers with a Nectar card will receive an additional 5% discount. The discounted premium is paid in 12 monthly instalments. Sainsbury’s Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the offer without prior notice.

Sainsbury's Pet Insurance

Loveable, funny and full of character, our pets are as individual as we are and now there’s an insurance product that understands just how different our pets can be. And it’s a great way to protect against unexpected and often expensive vet bills.

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Sainsburys Pet Insurance lets you build a policy that’s right for you and your pet.


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Dog Insurance

Pet Insurance that treats your dog as an individual.

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Cat Insurance

Cover from top to tail to make sure they’re protected.

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Multi-pet Insurance

Flexible Pet Insurance to suit you and your pets' needs.

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Additional Cover

Additional cover options so you can tailor a policy that’s right for you and your pet.

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Helpful Guides

Helpful hints and tips on all things ‘Pet’ to help you make the best choices for them.

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Additional Cover

Sainsbury’s Pet Insurance, provided by Allianz Insurance plc, lets you build a policy that suits you and your pet's needs. There are three policy levels to choose from as well as additional cover options available to ensure you remain in control of your pet's cover. 

Please note cover limits and conditions apply.

For full cover details please read the policy documents.

Additional cover options

Loss Cover:

Cover designed to help you afford to remember and commemorate your pet in the event of bereavement.

  • Death from Injury
  • Death from Illness
  • Cremation
Loss Cover StandardPremierPremier Plus
Death from injuryup to £1,000up to £1,500up to £1,500
Death from illnessup to £1,000up to £1,500up to £1,500
Cremationup to £100up to £100up to £100

See policy documents for full details.

Safe Return:

Designed to give you peace of mind that if your pet goes missing, your cover will provide support to help find them as well as emergency boarding fees should you become ill and need someone to look after your pet.

  • Theft or straying
  • Advertising and reward
  • Emergency boarding fees
Safe ReturnStandardPremierPremier Plus
Theft or strayingup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
Advertising & rewardup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
Emergency boarding feesup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year

See policy documents for full details.

Holiday Cover:

Provides cover should your pet be taken ill whilst you're away on holiday, is not allowed back into the UK after travelling, or if you need to return home in an emergency after your pet becomes ill.

  • Trip cancellation
  • Quarantine and loss of travel documents
  • Emergency repatriation
Holiday CoverStandardPremierPremier Plus
Trip cancellationup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
Quarantine & loss of travel documentsup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
Emergency repatriationup to £1,000
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year
up to £1,500
in each policy year

See policy documents for full details.

Existing Customers

Welcome back! We want to make sure you find out all you need to know about managing your Sainsbury's Pet Insurance policy.

Policy renewals or amendments

If you want to renew or make any amendments to your policy please call 0808 172 6472

Lines are open: 8am-8pm Mon to Fri and 9am-5pm Sat.
Calls may be monitored and recorded. Calls are free from a landline only.

For all other questions or queries

For queries regarding your policy please visit our pet insurance customer support pages.
 
You will be able to:

  • Find out how to make a claim
  • Browse the frequently asked questions
  • Find the contact numbers you need
  • Learn more about your policy

Helpful Guides

Click on the links below for access to helpful guides and information to help make owning your pet a healthier and happier experience.

Guides:

Microchipping

Vets explained (PDF - 408KB)

Guide to dog rehoming (PDF - 727KB) 

Pet Insurance vs Self Insuring

Pets and Holidays

Pet Insurance Made Simple

Pet Health and Wellbeing

Pet Insurance Glossary

What do I do if my pet goes missing?

Neutering your pet

To ensure our customers have the guidance they need to make the right decisions for them and their pet, we will update this section of our site on an ongoing basis.

††Double Nectar points
1. Offer only available to customers who take out a new Pet Insurance Premier or Premier Plus policy. Quote must have originated by the Sainsbury's Bank website or by the telephone. Quotes and subsequent accepts from price comparison sites will not be eligible for double Nectar points. 2. Customers must renew their policy on a Premier or Premier Plus policy at first renewal to continue collecting double points. 3. If the policy is cancelled, double points will cease from the cancellation date. 4. Only the first Pet Insurance policy registered against each Nectar account will qualify for double points. You may qualify for additional points by taking out other qualifying products. 5. Base points on qualifying spend in Sainsbury's will be collected as normal. A bonus equal to the total of these points each calendar month (subject to a monthly maximum of 2,500 points) will be credited to the Nectar account by the 10th of the following month, for up to 24 months from the policy cover start date. Excludes all Bonus points offers and points from Sainsbury's Energy, Telecoms, Digital, Bank and all other Sainsbury's services. 6. The monthly bonus will only be calculated on, and credited to the Nectar card nominated at the time of application. The nominated card must also be used at the time of each Sainsbury's purchase and points will not be allocated retrospectively. 7. The Nectar loyalty programme is operated independently of Sainsbury's Bank by Aimia Coalition Loyalty UK Ltd; and the collection and use of points is governed by the Nectar Collector Rules, set out in the registration pack and available at nectar.com. 8. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the offer without prior notice.

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