Legal Assist Plan
Get a qualified lawyer on your side to provide guidance on all matters legal

Legal Assist Plan

Affordable legal advice

Access to a qualified team

Always remain protected

Day to day benefits

  • Emergency Medical Treatment and TransThis plan gives you access to professional legal advice, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and up R100 000 cover.
  • Acceptance is guaranteed


  • Consultation with an approved attorney should their legal problem prove too complex to handle over the telephone
  • Main member must be 18 years or older and a permanent residence of South Africa. Clients not allowed to have more than one policy.


  • The cover is for life - as long as premiums are received
  • Children are covered up to the age of 18, and 25 if they are not married and a full time student at a registered financial institution


  • Standard Insurance Limited shall not be liable to pay compensation if it is caused by one of the following:

    • Any political activity, labour disturbances, riot, strike and lockout or mutiny
    • A venture for income or capital gain income other than your employment as an employee
    • Patents, copyright, trademarks, merchandise marks, service marks, registered designs, intellectual or artistic property, secrecy or confidentiality agreements and passing off
    • A dispute between you and Standard Insurance Limited
    • Any matter in which you do not have a proprietary interest, a reasonable prospect of success, and written confirmation of cover from us
    • An action against you or by you which is not subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Republic of South Africa. In your capacity as a representative, agent, trustee and executor of any other person, estate or legal entity
    • A matter which falls within the jurisdiction of the small claims court
    • A criminal matter of a similar type for which you have previously been convicted, or traffic offences where an admission of guilt fine is payable or arising out of the driving of a motor vehicle/motor cycle by you where you did not hold or were disqualified from holding a license to drive a motor vehicle or motor cycle
    • Legal costs arising from marriage, divorce, enforcement or annulment of a divorce order, custody of children, visitation rights, child support, guardianship, paternity, engagement or promise to marry and living together as husband and wife or as permanent partners. We will not cover contested divorce matters
    • We will cover uncontested divorce matters only, limited to one case over a five year period, subject to the court granting a final divorce


  • Premiums are dependent on cover selected.

How do I get legal assist plan?

  1. 1. Apply online for Legal assist plan:

    Get Quotes
  2. 2. Complete the call me back form and a consultant will call you back

    Call Me Back
  3. 3. Call the legal assist plan contact centre for assistance

    0860 012 301

How do I submit a claim?

  1. In the unfortunate event of a claim, please call 0860 123 444 with your policy number and the details of the incident.
  2. A consultant will guide you through the process to ensure that your claim is settled as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Standard Bank Insurance Brokers (Pty) Ltd (“SBIB”) is an authorised financial services provider FSP 224. SBIB is a group company of The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited (Reg. No. 1962/000738/06), an authorised financial services and registered credit provider (NCRCP15). Moving Forward is a trademark of The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited.