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Life Insurance Claims

At Chubb Life we make it easy to make a claim, and help you when you need it most. 

If you have an Assurance Extra, Business Assurance Extra, LifeOne®, Funeral Cover, Bill Cover or Income protection claim, you're in the right place. Follow the steps below to submit a claim. 

If you have a General Insurance policy with Chubb, such as Home & Contents, Chubb Travel Insurance or Commercial Insurance, please get in touch with the Chubb General team

How does the claims process work?

The first step is to tell us the details of your claim. We'll let you know what information we need, and will assess your claim within five working days.

Find out more about the claims process:

1. Contact us

Either by phone on 0800 900 047, or by using the contact form below and we’ll get back to you within 1-2 working days.


2. We'll chat

We'll let you know what information you might need to send us to support your claim.


3. Submit your claim

You can email us your insurance claim form yourself, through your Adviser if you have one, or we can help you over the phone.


4. We'll process your request

We guarantee to assess your claim within five working days of receipt. If we need any more information, we'll let you know as soon as possible.

Get in touch
Get in touch

For LifeOne®, Funeral, Bill or Income Cover

If you have an Adviser

Please contact your Adviser to let them know about your situation.

Start the process online

Leave your details and we'll give you a call to discuss your claim.

Alternatively you can email us at and we’ll get back to you within 1-2 working days.

Your questions on claims, answered:


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