How do I change my address with my insurance vendor?

When moving, you must talk to your insurance vendor on the phone or in person to discuss the impact of your move on your insurance policy.

The procedure to change your address on your insurance policy varies depending your type of vendor. Therefore, it is worthwhile to know about the different vendors that are available to you. The following section will illustrate the step you should take to change your address with a broker, an insurance agent and the 8 largest direct writers.

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1. Address change with your insurance broker or agent

How to change your address with my insurance broker/agent?

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurance broker/agent about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation.  Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an insurance broker?

A broker is someone who works with a variety of insurance companies. Unlike other insurance providers, an insurance broker works for you rather than an insurance company. Brokers use their professional knowledge and experience to help you properly assess your insurance needs.  

What is an insurance agent?

An agent sells insurance for one company. They represent only one insurer and can only offer a specific company’s products.

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

2. Address change with Sonnet Insurance.

Home and Auto Insurance

Sonnet Insurance is completely online insurance provider. Therefore, to change your address on your insurance policy, you have to login to your account.

  • Login to your account
    • Scroll to the bottom of your home page and click on “Are you Moving?”
    • Follow the steps on your account and you’re done
    • Your documents will be updated once you have completed the change.

When you do this you will not be speaking to a Sonnet representative. Sonnet will calculate your coverage based on the factors of your new location. Be aware that this might change the coverages.

What you should know!

It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

3. Address change with SSQ Insurance and Financial Group.

Contact your insurance representative. Have the contract or policy number for your products on hand. You’ll save time!

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

Group insurance

  • To change your address on your Group Insurance account, you must use the ACCESS | Plan Members website.  After you log in, click on “General Information ” and then “Change of Address.”

Individual Insurance

Investment

  • To change your address on your investment account at SSQ Financial Group, you must proceed in one of the two options below.

    • Through the secure website for investors.
      • Login
      • Click on “Write to us” in the “Help” section on the menu on the right.
    • Print this change of address form and mail it at the following address

    2515 Laurier Boulevard, P.O. Box
    10510, Stn Sainte-Foy, Quebec City
    QC, 
    G1V 0A3

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

4. Address change with La Capitale Insurance and Financial Group.

Your change of address must be communicated to a La Capitale agent as soon as possible. Have the contract or policy number for your products on hand. You’ll save time! Here are how to proceed:

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

Group insurance

Travel insurance

Individual Insurance

Savings, Retirement, Mortgage Loans

What you should know!

You must speak with La Capitale about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I move outside of Canada?

If your postal addresses is outside of Canada, you must complete and sign the change of address form and submit it to the head office. Here is a link to the form.

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

5. Address change with Promutuel Insurance.

Contact your insurance representative, or find your nearest mutual association. Have the contract or policy number for your products on hand. You’ll save time!

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

6. Address change with Desjardins Insurance Group.

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

Read more on how to change your address with other Desjardins entities in this article.

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

7. Address change with La Personnelle Group Insurance.

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

Read more on how to change your address with other Desjardins entities in this article.

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

8. Address change with Belairdirect.

Home, Auto and Leisure Vehicle Insurance

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

9. Address change with Industrielle Alliance Insurances and Financial Group.

Your change of address must be communicated to your insurance as soon as possible. Have the contract or policy number for your products on hand. You’ll save time! Here are how to proceed:

Home and Auto Insurance

Group insurance

  • Notify your employer or plan administrator. They will provide the information to IA.

Car loan obtained through a dealer

Life, Personal Accident, Critical Illness or Disability Insurance

  • Please note that you will have to make the change separately for each of your products.

    • Login to your My Client Space
    • By calling your adviser.
      • If you don’t know who is your advisor, you can find his or her name and telephone number on your insurance contract or by connecting to My Client Space.
    • By calling the customer service at 1 877 700-7778

Savings and Retirement, obtained through an Advisor

Login to your My Client Space

  • By calling your adviser.
    • If you don’t know who is your advisor, you can find his or her name and telephone number on your insurance contract or by connecting to My Client Space.
  • By calling the customer service  at 1 877 700-7778

Saving and Retirement, obtained through an Employer

  • Login to your My Client Space
  • Notify your employer or plan administrator. They will provide the information to IA.
  • By calling the customer service  at 1 877 700-7778

Mortgage

What you should know!

You must speak with your insurer about your move. It is important to make sure your insurance premium is suited to your new life situation. Most likely, your move will have an impact on your current coverage and the price you are paying. Therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to get quotes from other vendors to make sure you have the best-suited insurance, as well as the most economical option for your new living situation

Frequently Asked Questions

Do moving have an impact on my insurance premium?

Learn more on the impact of moving of your car, life and home insurance in this article.

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