It's worth protecting when it's precious to you
A piece of jewellery or a watch can mean a lot to us and damaging a precious item can be both stressful and upsetting. But with Argos Jewellery & Watch Care, provided by the UK's leading specialist warranty provider Domestic & General, there's less to worry about.
- ✓ Immediate accidental damage cover
- ✓ Theft with force or break-in
- ✓ Instant replacement
- ✓ For watches only, breakdown cover after your manufacturer's guarantee has ended
- ✓ Worldwide cover
Theft without force, including pickpocketing. Loss and deliberate damage. The cost of replacing any consumables or accessories other than those originally provided with your product. For watches only, breakdowns covered by another guarantee or warranty. For watches only, cosmetic damage such as scratches, dents or any other type of damage that doesn't affect how the product works.
This insurance policy is designed to meet the demands and needs of those who wish to insure their watches against breakdown, accidental damage and theft with force or break-in, or jewellery against accidental damage and theft with force or break-in.
Key exclusions are documented in the standalone Insurance Product Information Document, which includes a summary of what is and what is not insured. For a full list of exclusions, restrictions and the complaints procedure, please see the terms and conditions in the leaflet.
There's still time...45 days in fact
Still not quite sure if you want Argos Jewellery and Watch Care? You've got 45 days from the date you buy your item to get that extra reassurance.
Just pop into store, with your receipt and one of our friendly colleagues will be happy to help. You can buy it right then and there and you'll be covered right away. Phew, that's a relief!
How to claim
If the item is accidentally damaged or broken:
If you've broken your jewellery or your watch stopped working simply take it into any Argos store, and you'll get a replacement. If we can't swap it for a new one, we'll give you vouchers for the original purchase price of the item.
If the item has been stolen:
Report the incident immediately to the Police and request a Garda Reference Number.
Then call us on 1890 989 470* to make a claim.
IMPORTANT: Please do not go into store for theft or robbery replacement as they can only refer you to the number above.
Whether your products are stolen, broken or accidentally damaged, you'll need:
- Your receipt for the item itself
- Your receipt for Argos Jewellery & Watch Care
Once you've received a replacement, the policy will end.
*Calls cost up to 5.26 cents per minute (plus call set up fee of 9.66 cents). Lines are open at a minimum, from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays).
Argos Distributors (Ireland) Limited.
Registered address: Unit 7, Ashbourne Retail Park, Ballybin Road, Ashbourne, County Meath, Republic of Ireland. Registered number: 43174.
From 1st November 2019 Argos Jewellery & Watch Care is provided by Domestic & General Insurance Europe AG. Head office: Hagenauer Straße 44, 65203 Wiesbaden, Germany. HRB number 30859. Wiesbaden district court. Chairman of the Supervisory Board: David Tyler. Management Board: Mark Bridges (CEO), Bernhard Blaum, Idriss Ben Hadj Yahia. Domestic & General Insurance Europe AG is authorised by the BaFin Federal Financial Supervisory Authority in Germany (under register number 5227) and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland for conduct of business rules.
Domestic & General Insurance Europe AG is an insurance undertaking not an intermediary. We are the underwriter of the insurance and do not provide a personal recommendation or advice.
Prior to 1st November 2019 Argos Jewellery & Watch Care was provided by Domestic & General Insurance PLC. Registered Office: Swan Court, 11 Worple Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4JS, United Kingdom. Registered in England and Wales. Company No. 485850. Domestic & General Insurance PLC is an insurance undertaking not an intermediary. We are the underwriter of the insurance and do not provide a personal recommendation or advice. Domestic & General Insurance PLC is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority in the United Kingdom and is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland for conduct of business rules.