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Longstay & Backpacker 2019/20 New Terms

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Longstay & Backpacker 2019/20 New Terms

By on Feb 21, 2019 in P J Hayman Update |

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to provide details of the new Longstay & Backpacker 2019/20.

This product is now live on our new B2B sales platform (see details below).

Longstay & Backpacker remains highly competitive against other broker market policies and is the essential policy for your clients who are taking extended trips abroad of up to 18 months, such as a gap year, round the world trip or work abroad


We’ve made changes to the cover limits:

  • Backpacker – personal possessions increased from £500 to £750
  • Longstay PLUS:
    • Medical expenses increased from £5m to £10m
    • Personal possessions increased from £2,000 to £2,500
    • Valuables & Single Item Limit increased from £250 to £400
    • Gadget cover increased from £1,000 to £1,500
  • The medical expenses excess has increased from £75 to £95
  • Rates have been increased slightly in response to rising claims costs
  • Longstay PLUS – ConsularAssist cover will not be available on new sales
  • There are a number of changes to the policy wording, including activity packs and Health Warranty


PDFs of the new 2019/20 documents will be uploaded to this website & B2B portal at the end of this month.

Links to the new documents are included below for your reference:

Insurance Policy PDF
IPID – Backpacker PDF
IPID – Longstay PDF
IPID – Longstay PLUS PDF


Our B2B portal provides you with access to Longstay & Backpacker to get instant quotes and issue policies for your clients.

If you would like a login click here, call us on 02392 419 050 or email info@pjhayman.com.info@pjhayman.com

Please note: Longstay & Backpacker remains on the original B2B system. It will move onto the new B2B portal later in the year (where Travel Plus and Free Spirit are both currently available.

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