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About – Absa

Absa Bank Limited offers clients greater value and purpose than typical credit providers by providing the best in the banking, lending and insurance world.

Comitted to You

With a driven and passionate desire to help clients achieve their financial goals, we show a commitment to a client needs like no other.

Comprehensive Life Insurance

When it comes to value, our clients get only the most comprehensive life insurance offerings which perpetuate integrity and professionalism at all times.

Our service excellence has rewarded not only Absa as a company but our clients which reap the benefits over the long term.

We evolve through making things better as we progress over time, giving our clients the technology availability to make life a lot easier.

Our People

Our people are the foreground of our business, with determination, passion and driven ethical practices, which have the customer’s best interests at the helm of their daily goals.

Our energy brings out the best in our service to our clients; with the ongoing strive for innovative insurance products to make our clients lives a little easier.

Services – Absa

Taking care of the people you love is the most crucial part of your daily life. Whether we're talking about funeral plans or medical aid, having the right protection in place can put your mind at ease.

Take Care of your Loved Ones

Knowing that your family is taken care of in any situation is what we can offer you through our life insurance or life assurance products.

Absa not only takes care of your financial needs, but we also provide insurance for our clients.

Think Long Term

We know how important it is to think long term, that is why, with Absa insurance, you have the cover to make sure your family is well looked after should anything happen to you.

Absa life insurance is unique with the inclusions of death and accidental death cover, funeral and disability cover as well as critical illness and retrenchment options.

We have a product that will protect your loved ones no matter what the circumstances may be.

Invest in the Future

When you invest in your future plans with Absa, you get a variety of products to suit your needs specifically. Clients can insure their life with up to R6 million saving you 30% in premiums.

Summary of Services

  • Life Insurance
  • Life Cover
  • Legal Insurance 
  • Disability Cover
  • Medical Cover
  • Health Insurance
  • Accident Cover


Life Insurance with a Difference

With Absa Bank, you get a comprehensive range of services and products from banking to medical insurance, making sure your needs are completely covered under one roof. 

Your needs MET

The process of getting life insurance is simple and convenient for all clients. Absa offer you choice in the way you apply, and which option of life insurance you wish to choose. Life insurance pays directly to an estate or to a beneficiary, depending on what is stipulated by the client.

No Medical Examinations or Tests

Clients eligible for the cover must be in the age group of between 18 and 49 years old. Clients can get covered without the hassles of going for medical exams or blood tests. Easy ways to apply for your cover can be through face to face consultations, online or via telephone with one of our experienced consultants.

How to Get Covered

For life insurance cover up to the amounts of R1 000 000, clients can contact us via telephone for a quick easy online application. For cover up to the amount of R2 million, it is best to apply either online through our simple application process, or via telephone, whichever is more convenient for you. Our contact number is 0860 227 253 for applications, claim queries or complaints you may have.

Making Crucial Decisions

Through the application process, you can determine who your cover beneficiary should be, and how many family members you would like to insure. Absa will put together a quote from your given information, and offer you an affordable premium which will be directly debited from your bank account on a specific day each month.

A Simple Process

Absa have provided simple and convenient online processes on our website to allow client to get immediate quotations on the Life Insurance cover they require. You can work on a premium which suits your budget, and allows you to cover yourself, your spouse and your children.

Apply for Cover Today

Getting the life cover now, will save you long term in premiums and financial stress should anything unfortunate happen to a family member. We are here at any time for our clients, to offer assistance throughout the online insurance application process. Absa look forward to insuring your life, and taking care of your family when you no longer can.

 Contact Details

82 Van Riebeeck Rd, De Kuilen, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8000, South Africa
Ph: 021 900 4200 / 0806 109 639

 Opening Hours

  • Monday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Tuesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Wednesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Thursday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Friday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Saturday 08:00 – 11:00
  • Sunday Closed –