Budget Direct proves "Best Value" is a winner

June 2009

The tradition of winning continued this week for low cost car insurance provider Budget Direct, being named winner of the Best Value category at the Australian Business Awards.

Budget Direct were named winners in the Best Value category, after judges found the company delivers real cost savings and a significant point of difference from its competitors.

General Manager John Dujmovic said Budget Direct’s intelligent assessment of risk results in savings, which is passed back to consumers.

“The award acknowledges Budget Direct as an industry leader for the creation and development of an outstanding service and exceptional value for money, honouring its professional contribution to the industry as a whole,” Mr Dujmovic said.

“Budget Direct is fast approaching 10 years in operation as Australia’s trusted price leader in motor vehicle insurance, and we are very proud to be officially recognised at the Australian Business Awards,” he said.

About Budget Direct

Budget Direct is a cheap car insurance provider that offers competitive car insurance to drivers in Australia. Budget Direct is a wholly owned Australian insurance provider and is part of the international Budget Insurance group of companies headquartered in the British Isles. The Budget Insurance group of companies administers more than 3 million policies and $1 billion in premium. Auto & General Insurance Company Ltd underwrites Budget Direct’s policies.

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For further information or interviews please contact Jonathan Kerr, Director, Marketing & Digital, Budget Direct (Auto & General) at 07 3377 8801 or mediaenquiries@budgetdirect.com.au

Budget Direct was established as an insurance provider in Australia in 2000.  It is part of the international BHL Group of companies headquartered in the British Isles. The group provides more than 6.8 million policies to insurance customers and administers $2 billion in premiums annually. Budget Direct offers Motor, Home & Contents, Health, Life and Travel Insurance as well as Roadside Assistance.