When it comes to solar panels and insurance, it seems that homeowners are divided in the information they have been provided. Are solar panels included in home and contents insurance? Are they not? Will my premium increase? The questions go on.
So, are they covered? We have the answers to all your questions, and more, so keep reading if you want to know! If you have any questions regarding solar panels, give Static Electrics a call on 0429 139 039 for more information!
A few factors to consider when it comes to solar panels and insurance:
Now, you will see written above about the fact that solar panels are not insured separately under your home and contents insurance. This means that you must ensure that any issues with the components will be covered under a product warranty and/or guarantee. Aspects to consider include:
It is worthwhile to remember as well to obtain written statements from any supplier and installer that you choose to go with relating to any information they provide about the system's proposed performance, warranties and guarantees. This documentation is crucial if you ever have to make an insurance or warranty claim.
When looking into who will install your solar panels, to ensure your insurance may cover you appropriately you should consider aspects in your installation contract such as:
This is not a complete list, and you should always speak to your current insurance provider as to any aspects they wish to be included.
In summary, some of the main points are as follows:
If you have any questions regarding solar panels and their installation for your home or business, give Static Electrics a call on 0429 139 039 and we would be more than happy to assist today!
CHOICE (Are solar panels covered by home insurance?): https://www.choice.com.au/home-improvement/energy-saving/solar/articles/are-solar-panels-covered-by-home-insurance
Hi Pages (Your Guide to Solar Panel Insurance): https://hipages.com.au/article/your_guide_to_solar_panel_insurance
*Note: This page is for informational purposes only. Ensure you complete your own research when it comes to insurance policies, to ensure you choose the best option to suit your needs.
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