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Read more at: Drone guidance

Drone guidance

27 May 2022

Please see Drone guidance added to our website. You will find all the information you need to know, in relation to the university of Cambridge Drone Insurance policy.

Read more at: Travel Insurance applications DOWNTIME

Travel Insurance applications DOWNTIME

25 October 2021

Due to scheduled routine maintenance, the travel insurance application site TravelCert will be unavailable on Sunday 07 November 9 am – 6 pm. Many thanks for your understanding.

Read more at: New Travel insurance application

New Travel insurance application

28 July 2021

Please note the University of Cambridge has a new travel insurer called Allianz Insurance Plc. All new trips from the 1/8/2021 should be logged with Allianz using the online portal through TravelCert or the TravelCert mobile application available from the Apple store. This app is not...

Read more at: Change in Travel Insurers to Allianz Insurance plc

Change in Travel Insurers to Allianz Insurance plc

27 July 2021

Please note the University of Cambridge will be changing its travel insurers from the 1/8/2021 to Allianz Insurance Plc from Chubb and AIG. All travel will be booked in one place from the 1/8/2021. Our website will be updated very soon with important information. 27/7/21 Risk assessments are still required as noraml and...

Read more at: Staff and students planning to travel on University-related business

Staff and students planning to travel on University-related business

14 May 2021

In light of the UK Government starting to reduce travel restrictions from 17 May 2021 and following an internal review, travel overseas for the purpose of carrying out research or studying away (including fieldwork) will now normally be regarded as sufficient reason to travel by the University if evidence of necessity is...

Read more at: Overseas Travel Insurance update

Overseas Travel Insurance update

7 July 2020

Overseas Travel Insurance update Please note the Chubb travel insurance application process is automatic and SHOULD NOT be mistaken for permission to travel Please note this could be subject to Change The FCO have now starting lifting the blanket travel ban to certain destinations and return to their system of assessing...

Read more at: Business trips later in the year

Business trips later in the year

20 April 2020

Hopefully, at least some travel restrictions will be lifted later in the year and business trips will become possible again. However, currently any trips should only be booked with fully flexible arrangements, if at all. We are awaiting guidance from Chubb regarding booking insurance cover for such trips. For the time...

Read more at: COVID-19 - No new travel insurance bookings allowed

COVID-19 - No new travel insurance bookings allowed

19 January 2020

Currently, the FCO advise against all non-essential overseas travel. Teaching and research - unless directly connected to the fight against COVID and unavoidable - is not considered essential. Therefore, you should not be booking travel insurance cover for overseas trips as your booking will be invalid.

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