Contact us

For assistance, please contact:

National telephone number: 011 370 9111
Paul Halley: Head of Hospitality  
Regional Sales Managers
Cape Region (Eastern Cape/Western Cape)    
Ronel Vosloo  
Liza Morris  
Free State    
Diane Daniller  
Gauteng/North West    
Charlene Koekemoer  
KwaZulu Natal    
Ryno de Kock  
Tony Johansson  
Susan Grobler  
Compliments, suggestions, queries or complaints  

Treating Customers Fairly

The Six Outcomes
A business that cares is a business that thrives, which is why our aspirations and strategic intent continue to focus on Customers. We have made significant investments to streamline our business, ensure that we treat our customers fairly and make real human connections with them. We do this by complying with Treating Customers Fairly to achieve the six fairness outcomes which are:

Culture and governance
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Product design
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Clear information
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Suitable advice
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Performance and service
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Claims, complaints and changes
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Zurich has made significant investments to streamline our business to better understand our customers and ensure that all our employees embrace Zurich’s customer centric approach.

Complaints Management

Our approach to complaints

We want to hear from you

We value your feedback and welcome the opportunity to address any issues you have around the service you receive. In line with our business strategy and the values to which we aspire, we are committed to treating all complaints fairly, thoroughly and promptly.


If you recently had reason to engage with one of our suppliers or brokers and are not satisfied with the service you received, please direct your complaint to our General Complaints Line on 0860 20 20 08.

You may also contact our General Complaints Line should you wish to lodge a complaint related to our products and/or services.

How to submit your complaint?

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Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Limited
PO Box 61489
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General: 0860 20 2008

Our commitment to resolving your complaint

  • To respond to you within 24 hours or the agreed turnaround time
  • To treat you fairly, with sensitivity, respect and courtesy
  • To provide feedback and updates throughout the complaint process
  • To communicate and interact with you using the communication channel of your choice
  • To be professional but demonstrate empathy
  • To validate all complaints based on their merits and facts
  • To ensure objectivity and disclose and act on conflicts of interest where appropriate
  • To ensure that an appropriate remedy is provided, that it is communicated to you timeously and that action is substantiated in a manner that is easy to understand
  • To provide all internal and external parties with updates on remedial actions as well as reasons for the decisions made

Our response times

We will:

  • Acknowledge your complaint within 24 hours of receipt
  • Attempt to resolve the complaint at First Call Resolution. However, if we fail to do so we will refer your complaint to the relevant person for resolution
  • Provide you with the name of the person who will handle your complaint until it has been resolved
  • Endeavour to resolve your complaint within 10 working days
  • Keep you informed, in writing, of progress while the complaint is still under investigation

Escalating your complaint

If your complaint is not resolved to your satisfaction, you may refer it to the Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance as follows:

Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance
PO Box 32334
Telephone: 011 726 8900
Fax: 011 726 5501