Damage caused during a burglary: What should the tenant do?

Verified 14 March 2023 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

When a burglar has caused damage to the dwelling, the renter must use his home insurance. To do so, it must contact your insurer.

The insurer will tell him what steps to take. These steps vary depending on the type of home insurance contract signed by the tenant.

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