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    I'm 17 and have only been driving a month, failed to send a photocopy of my licence to my insurance company within 14 days due to being away and now they have cancelled my policy. They are only returning a fraction of my premium and now I am finding it impossible to get a quote from any other insurer due to having a cancelled policy on my record.
    Such a stupid mistake but is there any way I can get another insurance policy by explaining it was a document error not dangerous driving??
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    Have you actually went into any insurance places physically?
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    (Original post by PartyKing)
    Have you actually went into any insurance places physically?
    I haven't yet, I have just spoken to them over the phone and they say my age combined with this mistake makes the price too unreasonable to quote. I am going to contact an insurance broker but I'm still concerned the price will be ridiculous.
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    (Original post by txa98)
    I haven't yet, I have just spoken to them over the phone and they say my age combined with this mistake makes the price too unreasonable to quote. I am going to contact an insurance broker but I'm still concerned the price will be ridiculous.
    any updates?
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    If they cancelled the policy they should refund the premium in full. Tell them this in writing and wait for their reply. Then go to the Ombudsman if you're not satisfied.
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    (Original post by oalilll1)
    any updates?
    After pleading with my company for a couple of weeks they agreed to change it to the status of 'mutually cancelled policy' and I began a new one with them. I lost a significant portion of my first premium but the second policy was about £200 cheaper due to having my license for longer.
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    (Original post by txa98)
    After pleading with my company for a couple of weeks they agreed to change it to the status of 'mutually cancelled policy' and I began a new one with them. I lost a significant portion of my first premium but the second policy was about £200 cheaper due to having my license for longer.
    Glad you got it sorted.
 
 
 
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