What is Overseas Visitor Health Cover?

Overseas Visitors Health Cover (OVHC) is health insurance for international visitors wishing to travel or work in Australia. If you get sick or have an accident while you are here in Australia, we’ll help pay your medical costs.  We provide health insurance for a range of visiting visas including 600, 601, 651 plus many others.

We also offer OVHC for working visas.



Compare Visitor Cover

Budget Visitors 
Cover~

Standard Visitors
Cover~

From­

$78.00 Month*

From­

$141.00 Month*

~$1,000,000 Annual Limit

~$1,000,000 Annual Limit

  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

  • Local Doctor (GP)
  • Prescribed Medicines
  • Pathology
  • Radiology
  • Other Specialists

  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

  • Local Doctor (GP)^
  • Prescribed Medicines^
  • Pathology^
  • Radiology^
  • Other Specialists^

Please note the start date of your policy must be a minimum of 2 days from the purchase date. Waiting periods and out-of-pocket fees may apply. For full details, read thePolicy Wording.

Please note the start date of your policy must be a minimum of 2 days from the purchase date. Waiting periods and out-of-pocket fees may apply. For full details, read thePolicy Wording.
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^This is a summary of the benefits only. Waiting periods, exclusions, limitations and terms and conditions apply. Read the Policy Wording  for full details. 
*From $78.00 per month price is based on a single cover for Budget Visitors Cover. From $141.00 per month price is based on a single cover for Standard Visitors Cover.

How we make it easy for you

Allianz Global Assistance Overseas Health - Holidaying in Australia

We’re ready to help when you need us

We’re available to help you 24/7. Call us anytime on 13 67 42

Access our network of medical providers

If something happens, you can rely on our large network of doctors and medical providers across Australia.

Flexible payments

On select visa types, you can choose to pay your OVHC instalments with us fortnightly, monthly, quarterly, six-monthly or annually via automatic payments from your chosen credit card or bank account. Get your quote today!

Still have questions?

  • Understanding OVHC

  • Australia's health care system

  • Managing your cover

  • More helpful information

Understanding OVHC

Australia's health care system

  • Doctors and GPs
  • Going to hospital
  • The public health care system (Medicare)
  • What’s a gap fee?

Managing your cover

  • When your cover starts and ends
  • What to do if you need medical treatment
  • Direct-billing medical providers
  • How to make a claim

More helpful information

  • Pre-existing conditions
  • Need to find a doctor?

  

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