Quick Answer: Can A Car Be Registered To One Person And Insured By Another Ireland?

Can I insure my son’s car in my name?

Yes, but you will have to tell the insurer you are not the owner or registered keeper when you apply.

Some insurers will only offer you cover as the main driver if you are also the registered keeper of the car.

However many will insure you, so shop around and check the policy documents before you apply..

Can you get car insurance without a car?

To purchase a non-owner auto insurance policy, you need only your driver’s license number and a credit or debit card. You can get proof of insurance almost immediately by e-mail, and the car insurance company you choose can file an SR-22 or other required state form on your behalf, if you need it.

Can my son drive my car if he is not insured?

Since insurance follows the car, most drivers whom you lend the car to are covered. In your policy’s omnibus clause, it states that any driver who is a family member living in the same house, including children away at school, are covered as long as you give them permission to use your car.

Can I Tax a car that is not in my name?

Anyone can Tax a car as long as all the documentation is correct. I’m sure the signature on the form will need to be that of the registered keeper. DVLA are not (yet) interested in your sleeping arrangements but will be concerned that the registered keeper is insured to use the car.

Can a car be registered and insured in different names?

In most cases two or more names can be on the title to a car. Once you have your name on the title, you can take out an insurance policy on the vehicle — even if you live at a separate address as the other title holder. The next best option would be to get a non owner car insurance policy.

Does car insurance have to be in car owners name?

Generally, whoever is the titled owner of a car needs to be the one to insure it. Car insurance companies want to make sure the primary policyholder has what’s called insurable interest in the car they’re insuring. … But it’s harder to prove your insurable interest if you don’t actually own a vehicle.

Can I get an insurance policy on someone else car?

You can purchase a policy for someone else’s vehicle. The person on the car’s registration and the auto insurance policyholder don’t have to be one and the same. In some cases, you may be required to prove insurable interest failure to which the insurance provider will decline.