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Save up to €400 off your car insurance

Take 12 Driving Lessons for €369

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    12 lessons for only €369

    If you're an AXA customer, ISM are offering 12 lessons for only €369!

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    50% Additional Driver Discount

    If you are a named driver (e.g. on your parent’s policy) we will reduce our additional driver charge by 50% subject to a maximum reduction of €400.

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    Save up to €400!

    If you arrange your own car insurance with AXA, we will give you discount of up to €400 off your learner permit premium (minimum premium €327).

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Why take out a StudentFirst policy?

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    Who can argue with a 20% in savings in one year

    StudentFirst offers huge savings even if you’re a first time driver! Remain claims free throughout your policy to earn your discount.

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    Your student insurance gets cheaper as the year goes on

    If you pay monthly and are claims free we’ll adjust your monthly instalments every quarter and give you a 1.25% refund!

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    The best way for young drivers to build up a good no claims discount

    AXA has the highest no claims discount in Ireland at 75%, once you have earned 5 years no claims bonus in your own name.

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    Choose interest free monthly payments!

    If you prefer paying your insurance monthly then StudentFirst offers a great student deal with no interest charges!

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    All the benefits of being with Ireland’s biggest motor insurer

    Every day, hundreds of people switch to us here at AXA – Ireland’s largest Motor Insurer. Talk to us today and start to experience the AXA difference.

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    Manage your policy online with MyAXA

    Customers who register for a MyAXA account can make all sorts of changes to their student policies day or night.

Already have a full licence?

Save up to 20% on your car insurance by taking the ISM Test Drive
(For full licensed or learner drivers aged between 17 & 24)


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    Take the test

    Take the ISM Test Drive, a 60 minute combination of questions (the test) and road skills (the drive)

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    Refundable Cost

    Costs only €60.00 (which we will refund when you’ve taken your ISM Test Drive on your AXA policy)

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    Up to 20% discount

    Depending on your assessment, get a minimum 5% and up to 20% discount on your AXA premium.

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Which policy is right for me?

DriveSave

for anyone between the ages of 17 and 24

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Will I receive a discount for safe driving?
YES
Do I get a discount for being a full time third level student?
NO
Can I add named drivers?
Only if they are your parents
Am I covered to drive someone else's car?
NO
Will fire & theft claims affect my no claims bonus?
NO

DriveSave Policy

DriveSave allows you to get up to 20% discount off your AXA premium just for using a FREE smartphone app and as long as you continue to drive safely, you could earn up to 10% additional discount during the year.




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StudentFirst

for full-time third level students only

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Will I receive a discount for safe driving?
NO
Do I get a discount for being a full time third level student?
YES
Can I add named drivers?
Only if they are your parents
Am I covered to drive someone else's car?
NO
Will fire & theft claims affect my no claims bonus?
YES

StudentFirst Policy

The StudentFirst Policy is available to full time third level students aged under 26. The StudentFirst Policy gives you interest-free monthly instalments, a 20% upfront discount and another 1.25% discount every 3 months if you are claims free.



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Standard Cover

Learner Permit: 17+ | Full licence: 17+

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Will I receive a discount for safe driving?
NO
Do I get a discount for being a full time third level student?
NO
Can I add named drivers?
YES
Am I covered to drive someone else's car?
Third Party cover for aged 25+*
Will fire & theft claims affect my no claims bonus?
NO

Standard Cover Policy

Available to all full licence holders, and to learner permit holders aged 17+. We offer benefits including 75% no claims discount, no excess on windscreen or fire and theft, and even 10% discount online!

T&C's apply. Check your policy certificate to confirm cover.

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StudentFirst Terms and Conditions

Things you need to know:


  1. You must be aged under 26 (at the time of purchase).
  2. You must be a full time student in a recognised third level institution.
  3. You must hold a valid student card.
  4. If you do make a claim (including theft or fire), we will reduce or remove your no claims discount (including any introductory discount) and we will no longer increase your no claims discount every three months (as described above).
  5. You will have to pay the first €500 of any claim for accidental loss or damage to your car.
  6. Your premium will be adjusted quarterly based on your claims experience.
  7. Other normal underwriting terms and conditions apply.

You have chosen a Student First package. Your premium will be adjusted quarterly either up or down based on your claims experience on this policy. Your premium will cease to be reduced on a quarterly basis when you reach our maximum no claims discount.