About us – OUL Direct

OULdirect.com is proud to provide cheap travel insurance online to residents of the UK.

OUL Direct travel insurance is only available to buy online. This enables us to keep our costs down and pass those savings on to you.  Although we don’t sell travel insurance policies over the phone, we are available if you need help and assistance, we will quickly respond to your queries by email from our office in Essex.

Simply complete our enquiry form and we aim to respond to your message within 24 hours (Monday to Thursday) and by midnight Monday for queries received Friday to Sunday (excluding bank holidays).

Our travel insurance policies are underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities and insured by Union Reiseversicherung AG, UK.

Travel Insurance Facilities are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 306537).

Union Reiseversicherung AG is authorised and regulated by BaFin (German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority). Deemed authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority. Subject to regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and limited regulation by the Prudential Regulation Authority. Details of the Temporary Permissions Regime, which allows EEA-based firms to operate in the UK for a limited period while seeking full authorisation, are available on the Financial Conduct Authority’s website.

We also have a range of optional extras which are underwritten by different insurers, please see your policy wording for details.

OUL Direct is a trading name of Ancile Insurance Group Ltd.

Ancile Insurance Group Ltd, Registered Office: Kao Hockham Building, Edinburgh Way, Harlow, Essex CM20 2NQ, is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our Financial Services Register number is 471641.

You can check this on the Financial Services Register by visiting the FCA’s website http://www.fsa.gov.uk/register/home.do or by contacting the FCA on 0800 111 6768.