Choose your state for state specific requirements:

 

ARIZONA

CALIFORNIA

IDAHO

OREGON

WASHINGTON

Car insurance requirements by state

As drivers, we want to be protected when we’re on the road, but we also want cheap car insurance. However, not all our auto insurance options are in our hands.

While you do—ultimately—have a choice whether to carry auto insurance, each state has its own minimum requirements when it comes to car insurance. In general, those who own or drive a vehicle need to have:

  • Bodily injury liability: This applies when