If you own and operate an automobile in Ontario, you are required by law to insure it. Mandatory car insurance coverage includes:
Most people choose to carry greater coverage than required by law to better protect themselves from financial risk in the event that they are involved in an accident. To learn more about what coverage you can add to your car policy, visit our Additional Coverage page.
Reforms to automobile insurance in Ontario now enable you to purchase optional accident benefit insurance coverage, helping you to further customize your policy.
In case of discrepancy between the information provided on this website and your insurance policy, your insurance policy prevails. Remember, the exclusions and limitations specified in your policy apply in all circumstances.
The information and examples provided in this section are intended as general information only. This does not constitute legal or insurance advice, nor does it pertain to determination of fault. In all cases, you should speak to an insurance advisor before acting. Your insurance policy contains limitations and restrictions which vary by province and may affect your coverage and/or determine whether or not benefits will be payable.