Know how to change the name of the nominee in your bike insurance policy


30 Oct 2023

Nominee Name Change Process For Your Bike

Having a nominee in your bike insurance policy is important when it comes to securing your bike's future. The nominee is the person who will receive the benefits of the two-wheeler bike insurance policy in the event of your unfortunate demise. However, circumstances may arise where you need to change the name of the nominee in your bike insurance policy. Kotak general insurance will guide you through the process of changing the nominee's name in your bike insurance policy.

Process of changing the nominee's name in your bike insurance policy

Before diving into changing the nominee's name in bike insurance, it's important to understand the nomination process. Here's the step-by-step understanding for the same:

  • Understand the nomination process

When you initially purchased your bike insurance policy, you would have nominated someone as the beneficiary. Being aware of the existing nominee and the process involved will help you navigate the change more effectively. The nominee could be a family member, spouse or any other person you trust.

  • Review the policy terms and conditions

Review your bike insurance policy documents thoroughly to understand the provisions related to nominee changes. Every insurance policy has specific terms and conditions regarding changing the nominee's name. Pay attention to any specified procedures, requirements or limitations imposed.

  • Contact us

Reach out to Kotak bike insurance's their customer service department or your insurance agent to discuss your intention of changing the nominee's name. It is important to contact us once you have familiarised yourself with the policy terms. We will guide you through the necessary steps and provide you with the required forms or documents.

  • Fill out the nomination change form

A nomination change form is available that needs to be filled out to initiate the process. Fill in the required details accurately, including your policy number, personal information and the new nominee's details. Obtain the nomination change form, either through their website or by requesting it directly to us.

  • Provide supporting documents

To change the nominee's name in your bike insurance policy, you may be required to provide supporting documents. You may also need to provide a written consent letter from the existing nominee if applicable. These documents typically include identification proof of the policyholder and the new nominee, such as copies of their Aadhaar card, PAN card or passport.

  • Submit the nomination change request

Ensure that you retain copies of all the submitted documents for your records. Once you have completed the nomination change form and gathered the necessary supporting documents, submit the request to Kotak bike insurance. Follow their instructions on how to submit the form and documents, whether it's through email, mail or in-person at their office.

  • Follow-up and confirmation

After submitting the nomination change request, it's important to follow-up with to ensure that the process is progressing smoothly. Contact our customer service department to inquire about the status of your request. Once the change is processed, we will issue a revised policy document reflecting the updated nominee's name.

  • Review the updated policy document

Ensure that all the details mentioned in the policy document, including your personal information and the policy coverage, are accurate. Upon receiving the updated policy document, carefully review it to verify that the nominee's name has been changed as requested. If you notice any discrepancies or errors, promptly notify for rectification.


Changing the name of the nominee in your bike insurance policy is an important step to ensure that your loved ones are financially protected in unforeseen circumstances. Taking these steps will give you peace, knowing that your bike insurance policy reflects the intended nominee who will receive the benefits when needed. Stay tuned with Kotak bike insurance for more such information.

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