Aviva Canada is a subsidiary wholly owned by Aviva Plc. a company based in the UK with over 4,000 employees. This prominent insurance company offers property and casualty insurance to over 3 million customers in Canada. Their products range from automobile, home, business to leisure and lifestyle insurance. Aviva Canada has their head office in Scarborough, Ontario. They have 5 more regional offices in Ontario in the cities of Hamilton, Mississauga, Ottawa, and Toronto. The claims offices are located in Woodstock, Newmarket, Ottawa, Barrie, and Hamilton in Ontario.
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Aviva did not file for rate changes in the 4th quarter of 2010. The market share was 0.78% in the 1st quarter of 2010. This increased to 1.46% for the 2nd quarter of 2010. The market share rose to 4.62% in the 3rd quarter of 2010. They did not file for rate changes in the 1st and 3rd quarters of 2011. The market share was stable at 4.65% in the 2nd and 4th quarters of 2011.
There were no rate filings done for the 3rd quarter of 2012. The market share stayed at 4.65% for the 1st quarter of 2012. This more than doubled in the 2nd quarter of 2012 to 10.44%. The 4th quarter of 2012 saw the market share drop to 5.22%. This stayed stable for the 1st quarter of 2013. There was a marginal increase in market share in the 2nd quarter of 2013 to 5.67%. The 3rd quarter of 2013 saw the market share rise to 11.48%. This declined in the 4th quarter of 2013 to 5.67%.
They did not file for rate changes in the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd quarters of 2014. The market share for the 4th quarter of 2014 was 5.74%. Aviva did not file for rate changes in the 2nd and 4th quarters of 2015. The 1st quarter of 2015 saw a market share of 11.48%. This decreased to 6.21% in the 3rd quarter of 2015. They had no rate filings in the 3rd quarter of 2016. The market share was stable at 6.21% in the 1st quarter of 2016. This marginally increased to 6.52% in the 2nd quarter of 2016.
Aviva Canada Car Insurance Rate Changes Review
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2010 – 2011 Rate Change Review
In the 4th quarter of 2010, Aviva did not file for rate changes. There was a huge increase in the rate changes in the 1st quarter of 2010 by 14%. The 2nd quarter of 2010 saw a decrease of 2.34% in the rate changes. This trend continued in the 3rd quarter of 2010 with a decrease of 1.39% in the rate changes. They did not file for rate changes in the 1st and 3rd quarters of 2011. The rate change marginally increased by 0.03% in the 2nd quarter of 2011. This further rose to 3.54% in rate changes for the 4th quarter of 2011.
2012 – 2014 Rate Change Review
Aviva did not file for rate change approvals for the 3rd quarter of 2012. There was a marginal decrease in rate changes by 0.84% in the 1st quarter of 2012. The 2nd quarter of 2012 saw no changes to the rates. But there was an increase in the rate changes in the 4th quarter of 2012 by 2.40%. The 1st and 2nd quarters of 2013 had no changes in the rates approved. The rate change increased by 0.28% in the 3rd quarter of 2013.
The rate changes approved decreased by 8.51% in the 4th quarter of 2013. Around 9 insurance companies filed for rate changes and that represented 26.65% of the market. Aviva did not file for rate changes in the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd quarters of 2014. There were no changes to rates approved in the 4th quarter of 2014.
2015 – 2016 Rate Change Review
There were no rate filings done for the 2nd and 4th quarters of 2015. There was a marginal decrease of 0.12% in the 1st quarter of 2015. This further decreased by 0.16% in the 3rd quarter of 2015. They did not file for rate changes in the 3rd quarter of 2016. The rate changes approved increased by 0.65% in the 2nd quarter of 2016.
Aviva Car Insurance Quotes Review For the Same Car and Driver Profile Across Selected Cities
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Aviva Canada Auto Insurance Discounts
There are many discounts offered to car insurance customers. Some of them are:
- Insure more than 1 vehicle with Aviva and get a discount.
- Stay claims-free with a safe driving record to avail a discount.
- A retired driver with good driving history could also qualify for a discount.
- If you install an Automatic Emergency Braking system in your car, you could get a 15% discount with effect from 15 December 2016. These sensors help to detect and avoid collisions in the front end.
Optional Coverage You May Consider Buying With Aviva Canada
Along with the mandatory car insurance protection, there is also optional coverage you may purchase from Aviva. Some of them are listed below:
Collision: You may add this coverage to protect your vehicle from damages due to collisions.
Comprehensive: This coverage will help to safeguard your car against a loss not caused due to a collision.
Temporary Car Replacement: Get access to a temporary rental car when your car is not usable due to damage or loss.
Disappearing Deductible: If you have a safe driving record with no claims for some time then your deductible will reduce in each term. You could also bring over your claims-free status from a previous insurer to get this discount.
Roadside Assistance: This will help you if you have to tow your car or boost your car battery etc. when you are not able to start your car.
Accident Forgiveness: There may be no change to your premiums for a first-time at-fault accident.
Conviction Protector: You could keep your discount for having no convictions after getting a minor driving conviction.
New Car Guarantee: The price of your new car will be guaranteed if it is a total loss as per this coverage.
Aviva Canada Car Insurance Cancellation Policy
You may contact a broker with your request for canceling your car insurance policy. There may be cancellation fees based on your circumstances and policy terms.
Making Aviva Canada Car Insurance Claim
To make a claim you can call 1866-692-8482. You can also submit your claim online and will be helped by a Customer Care Advisor. Claims support is available on all days of the week at any time. This online form will ask you for details about your car insurance claim. It will be a good idea to have your policy number and broker name handy when you fill out this form. You may have to fill out details related to the accident witness etc. to assist with your claims process.
Contact Methods For Aviva Canada Insurance
Phone: If you have any general queries then you can reach Aviva Canada by calling 1 800 387 4518. In case you need to speak to the billing department then you may call 1-800-360-5009 and enter Option 1.
Mail: The mailing address to write to Aviva Canada Inc is 2206 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto, ON M1L 4S8.
Email: There is also an option to email your question to email@example.com.
Broker Services: Aviva has a huge broker network that could help you with the following:
- Get a new quote for car insurance
- Update any changes to your car insurance policy. Example- change of address or car
- Change information on the car insurance policy
- Answer your queries related to your car insurance policy, renewal, coverage, cancellation, etc.
- Provide you counseling when dealing with claims.
How Can I Get Aviva Canada Car Insurance Quote
You may get a quote through a broker by checking the nearest broker location online. There is also an option on the website to get a quote online. You may also call 1 800 387 4518 to get help with a car insurance quote.
We surveyed Aviva Canada car insurance Quotes in select Canadian cities for the purpose of illustrating the average quotes for a male driver aged 35 years in a city downtown with owned Honda Civic 2012 model car.
Please note that car insurance prices depend on many factors including your age, location, driving history, and more. So, to get a customized quote, please visit the Aviva Canada car insurance quotation page.
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