491 Visa: Overseas Visitor Health  Cover

Get health insurance for your 491 Visa

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Health Insurance for your 491 Skilled Work Regional Visa

Are you planning to travel to regional Australia, or already living and working here in a regional area or low population growth metropolitan area?

Then you may be eligible for a 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa. We offer Overseas Visitors Health Cover (OVHC) for international visitors who are travelling to Autralia on this visa.

Our OVHC is Australia-wide and lets you access medical and health cover if something happens during your stay.

Compare Working Cover



Budget Working 
Cover

Standard Working
Cover

Mid Working
Cover

Top Working
Cover


From­ $17.31 | Week*

From­ $25.38 | Week*

From $36.46 | Week*

From­ $68.77| Week*
  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Maternity & Birth^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

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

  • General Dental
  • Optical
  • Physiotherapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Complementary Therapies

  • Health Management
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Hearing Aids
  • Health Aids & Wellness
  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Maternity & Birth^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

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

  • General Dental
  • Optical
  • Physiotherapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Complementary Therapies

  • Health Management
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Hearing Aids
  • Health Aids & Wellness
  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Maternity & Birth^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

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

  • General Dental^
  • Optical^
  • Physiotherapy^
  • Chiropractic^
  • Complementary Therapies^

  • Health Management
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Hearing Aids
  • Health Aids & Wellness
  • Public Hospital^
  • Private Hospital^
  • Maternity & Birth^
  • Rehabilitation^
  • Ambulance^
  • Repatriation^

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

  • General & Major Dental^
  • Optical^
  • Physiotherapy^
  • Chiropractic^
  • Complementary Therapies^

  • Health Management^
  • Podiatry^
  • Psychology^
  • Speech Therapy^
  • Hearing Aids^
  • Health Aids & Wellness^

*Weekly price is displayed for price comparison purposes only. Minimum payment frequency for OVHC working cover is fortnightly. Minimum payment of $34.62 per fortnight price is based on a single cover for Budget Working Cover. Minimum payment of $50.77 per fortnight price is based on a single cover for Standard Working Cover. Minimum payment of $72.92 per fortnight price is based on a single cover for Mid Working Cover. Minimum payment of $137.54 per fortnight price is based on a single cover for Top Working Cover. To purchase your OVHC, we collect a minimum of one month premium as an initial payment. After the initial payment, you can set future fortnightly payments.

^This is a summary of the benefits only. Waiting periods, exclusions, limitations and terms and conditions apply. Read the Policy Wording for full details.

  

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More about the 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa

The 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa allows visitors to come to Australia to live and work in regional or low-population growth metropolitan areas of Australia for up to four years.

To find out if the visa is right for you visit the Department of Home Affairs website.

Accessed: Department of Home Affairs, October 2019.

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