Temporary Residents Without Medicare
temporarily travelling overseas from Australia.
NB This policy will automatically cease should you land in your country of permanent residence.
Who can purchase this policy?
Aussietravelcover & CHI Critieria
For temporary residents living in Australia who are not eligible for a Medicare Card
Cover is available under THE OFFERED PLANS Only, however you must purchase your policy in Australia before you commence your Journey; and your Journey must commence and end in Australia.
Cover for temporary residents of Australia temporarily travelling Overseas
Cover is automatically available (but excludes any Pre-existing Medical Conditions other than those specifically listed under the heading 'Pre-existing Medical Conditions which may be covered with no additional premium payable' on pages 11 & 12) to temporary residents of Australia temporarily travelling Overseas and who, at the date the Certificate of Insurance is issued:
At date of certificate issue you :-
- are aged 74 years and under
- hold a return ticket to Australia
- have a Home address in Australia to which you intend to return, and
- hold a current Australian visa which will remain valid beyond the period of your journey
Under Section 2 "Overseas Emergency Medical Assistance/Evacuation" if you Injure yourself Overseas or become sick there or die there and it is necessary to repatriate you or your remains, we will at our option pay the lesser of the cost of returning you to your Home in Australia or to the international airport nearest to where you normally live Overseas. At that point, you will be responsible for all further costs, and cover under all Sections of the policy will end.
Travel Insurance Australia 1st Floor, 644 David Low Way, Pacific Paradise QLD 4564 Australia
There is NO cover for pre-existing medical conditions for visitors to Australia
You should read the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) provided with each policy to ensure you are aware of those limitations.
Dependent children (travelling with you) means YOUR dependent child/children or other for whom you are the legal guardian.