Hollard Legal Cover

Hollard legal cover is South Africa’s largest privately-owned insurance group and it offers legal services to private and business clients. It offers legal plans that protect the policyholder against various legal matters for a minimal monthly cost.

Examples of criminal, civil and labour matters include the following:

  • Criminal matters such as breaking and entering, theft, murder, fraud or assault
  • Civil matters cover the policyholder for motor accidents, private loans, road accident fund claims, disputes with businesses (such as builders etc.) and insurance claims
  • Labour matters include unfair dismissals, labour court hearings and disciplinary hearings


Benefits of Hollard Legal Cover

Hollard Legal CoverAll Hollard plans offer the following benefits:

  • Legal advice


Available telephonically or electronically – access to advice from qualified legal experts at any time

  • Standard legal documents


Access to documents such as employment contracts and lease agreements

  • Retrenchment benefit


If you are retrenched more than a year after taking out legal insurance, you’ll be given a six-month grace period without sacrificing any cover

  • Free 30-minute consultation on your legal matter
  • Assistance finding a lawyer
  • Free letter of demand


Hollard legal cover offers five levels of cover as well as access to various benefits. Legal insurance packages are as follows:

  • R120 per month – R120000 legal cover
  • R130 per month – R150000 legal cover
  • R150 per month – R200000 legal cover
  • R50 per month – R60 000 legal cover/funeral plan combo
  • R60 per month – R70 000 legal cover/funeral plan combo


Hollard’s legal plans (excluding the funeral combo plans) offer the following additional benefits:

  • Assistance drawing up ante-nuptial contracts
  • Assistance drafting a will
  • Legal advice for uncontested divorce
  • 60% discount on debt counselling fees
  • 60% discount on attorney fees for property tariffs when buying or selling a home
  • Free property valuation from RatesWatch


So the cover on all plans is extended for the policyholder, their partner and children (no extended family)

Also, legal costs have coverage after a waiting period of three months from the start of the policy (or any new policy).

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All info was correct at time of publishing