Real estate insurance DASK.The difference between compulsory and optional insurance in Alanya.
Why do you need earthquake insurance?
What do you need to know before canceling your electricity and water subscription in Turkey?
There are two types of insurance in Turkey: compulsory and voluntary.
According to Paragraph 587 of the Turkish legislation there is mandatory earthquake insurance
under the abbreviated name DASK (Dogal Afet Sigortalari Kurumu).
Translates like Natural Disaster Insurance Institution.
This compulsory insurance applies to real estate that is located in a specific municipality and covers costs after earthquake, fire,
collapse and explosion damage as a result of an earthquake.
DASK insurance is required after purchasing a property and before registering for a water and electricity subscription.
The insurance is valid for 1 year. After the period of validity has expired, you can voluntarily update it.
The cost of compulsory insurance in Alanya is not high, because this region is considered to be seismically calm.
If you would like to take out additional insurance that covers, for example, water damage, burglary, fire and so on...
You can take a look for a suitable offers from any insurance company.
The cost of insurance depends on:
1. How old the property is
2. What the insurance package contains
3. What percentage of the damage is covered by the insurance, etc.
Experience has shown that compensation for damages covers all repair costs.
If you have any further questions, please contact us.