You’re responsible for making sure your Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is always valid.
If your policy expires while you’re visiting Australia on a student visa, you won’t be able to claim your medical costs while you’re uninsured. To renew your OSHC for visa purposes, you’ll need to pay for the duration you were uninsured.
To update your membership, call us on 13 67 42.
If you’re considering extending your existing student visa or applying for a new one, you’ll need to renew your OSHC policy before you apply for your visa.
Once you’ve renewed your OSHC policy, we’ll provide you with a certificate to submit with your visa application.
To extend your OSHC policy, you can:
Whether you’re thinking about staying in Australia to work or travel, we provide health insurance for people on a number of different temporary visas.
Our Overseas Visitors Health Cover (OVHC) includes cover for a range of medical services to help you stay healthy during your stay. It also meets health insurance requirements for the following visas:
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