Comprehensive Bike Insurance Features

Agreed Value

We agree the value of your bike with you and take into consideration the care you have given it and any improvements or modifications you have made.

Your Choice of

Shannons gives you the option to choose the repairer of your choice, or Shannons will manage the repair process for you. It's all about peace of mind in the event you need to make a claim.

Riding Gear Cover

Shannons includes cover for your riding gear such as helmets (including visor and/or radio communications), gloves, riding jackets and pants, boots and other specific riding gear - up to $3,000 for the rider, $1,500 for a pillion passenger, with a maximum of $1,000 per item, if you have an accident or theft claim.

Additional features

  • Repairs to your bike authorised by Shannons are guaranteed for its life, as long as your own it
  • Transport cover; e.g. costs of you or the rider to your destination or to and from the repairer/hire car provider
  • Towing and storage costs
  • New bike after a total loss for bikes less than 2 years old, if you're the first registered owner
Cover Options

Optional Covers

Shannons Roadside Assist

A flat tyre, flat battery or any type of breakdown when you're out on the road on your bike can happen when you least expect it. Shannons Roadside Assist is a dedicated 24/7 roadside assistance service, available Australia-wide for your bike when you need it most.

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Hire Car after an event for unlimited days

After an incident covered by your policy, if your regular use motorcycle is damaged and cannot be safely ridden, is being repaired or has been stolen, we will arrange and pay the reasonable hire cost of a car that meets your needs using our provider. Eligibility criteria and limits apply.

Cover Options

Frequency of Motorcycle Use

Special Low Usage Rates

If your bike is not your main form of transport and you don't use it regularly, you could benefit from lower usage rates. Simply let us know how regularly you use your bike (e.g. on a weekly or monthly basis) and lower premiums may apply.

Laid Up Cover

Shannons also offer special premiums for comprehensive insurance of bikes that are laid up, being restored, at repair shops or at club events.

Payment Options & Discounts

Pay your Premiums by the Month

We won't charge you any extra to pay monthly, quarterly or half-yearly.

Multi-Vehicle Discount

Shannons acknowledge that many bike enthusiasts have more than one ride, which is why we offer a discount when you insure more than one bike or car with us on one policy. Shannons have competitive rates for your everyday car as well. Remember - the more bikes and cars you insure with Shannons, the more discounts you can receive (limits apply).

Multi-Policy Discount

If you have a motor policy with Shannons and then take out a Home and Contents policy with us, you will receive a discount of up to 10% off your Home and Contents premium.

Product Disclosure Statement

Information on this page is a summary only. For full details of what is and isn’t covered, please read the Motor Insurance Product Disclosure Statement (PDS). You should read the PDS before buying this insurance.

Applies to new policies purchased on or after 15/05/2020 and renewals on or after 15/06/2020.


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