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Zurich ‘10’ for Selfbuilders proposal form
Thank you for choosing to use the Zurich Self Build ‘10’ Structural Defects Insurance policy for your self build project.
How to register Complete the proposal form in full. Check that you have all the information to hand and complete the following checklist.
Enclose the following with your proposal form:
Site plans (1:500 or 1:1250). These will be checked prior to acceptance for insurance purposes.
Set of Building Regulation drawings and specifications, including tanking details if applicable. These will also be checked prior to acceptance for insurance purposes.
A copy of the site investigation report.
Experts’ reports (for conversions/refurbishments only – see Guidance Sheet for requirements).
Crossed cheque for non-refundable registration fee payable to Zurich Insurance for £150 + VAT.
Completed ‘Professional Friend’ details.
Signed and dated Proposal Declaration.
Retain a copy of the proposal for your own records. The proposal forms the basis of a contract between yourself and Zurich and it is important that you read this carefully.
Please send the above to: Zurich Insurance Building Guarantee, Southwood Crescent, Farnborough, Hampshire GU 0NL.
Upon receipt and acceptance of your application, registration fee and documentation, we will send you:
The Technical Manual
The Landmark Envirosearch report
The name and contact numbers of your site surveyor
The quotation/invoice for the balance payable.
For conversions and refurbishments we may, upon receipt of your experts’ reports, visit the site prior to providing a quote (this may be subject to conditions).
You should submit this application form at least three weeks before you start work for newly built properties or four weeks for conversions/refurbishments. You should also notify your nominated Zurich site surveyor, giving not less than 10 days notice, of the commencement of the dwelling (please note site visits will commence only if the premium has been paid). If these time limits are not met, extra costs may be incurred.
Your site surveyor will advise on how to proceed for future inspections at his first visit. However, please ensure that you contact your site surveyor in sufficient time for him/her to view the construction stage.
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