Key benefits

We want you to relax and enjoy your time in New Zealand. Whether it’s a quick break visiting friends or relatives, or a ‘once in a lifetime’ scenic exploration of our country, we’re here for you. Our Visiting New Zealand  travel insurance is specifically designed for you to remove the worry and anxiety should something not go quite to plan.

Visiting New Zealand
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Medical and evacuation
Includes cover for medical treatment, doctors’ visits, prescribed medication, specialist treatment and medical transport costs. Plus 24-hour emergency assistance, support of qualified medical advisers, guarantees for medical expenses and contact with family.
$100,000
Medical and evacuation
If you are aged 65 years or over, a 3 week stand down applies which limits claims under this section during the period of insurance. Cover per person, per policy.
 
$5,000
Medical treatment
$100,000
24 hour emergency assistance
$100,000
Medical repatriation/evacuation whilst outside New Zealand
$100,000
Medical repatriation at your request
$100,000
Terrorism
$100,000
Ancillary services
Including acupuncturists, chiropractors, physiotherapists and Chinese medicine. Cover per person, per policy.
$200
Emergency dental treatment
Cover per person, per policy.
$750
Extra travel and accommodation
Cover per unexpected event.
$5,000
Accompanying person
Cover per person, per policy.
$10,000
Funeral expenses or return of mortal remains
Cover per deceased person.
$25,000
Search and rescue
Cover per person, per policy.
$10,000
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Changes to your journey
Includes cover if your trip is cancelled, changed and delayed, or if you need to cut your journey short and then return back overseas.
 
$50,000
Cancellation before you leave
$50,000
Changes before you leave
$50,000
Travel delay after 12 hours
Up to $250 for each full 12 hours. Cover per unexpected event.
$2,000
Changes once you have left
$50,000
Cutting your journey short
$50,000
Delayed journey to a special event
Per person limits apply.
$5,000
Frequent flyer points
Limits apply.
$5,000
Existing conditions of an immediate family member
Per person limits apply.
$5,000
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Personal accident
A one-off payment to provide financial support for your loved ones if you're aged 16-80 years and fatally injured on your journey.
$20,000
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Personal liability

Cover towards legal liability for damages, compensation and legal expenses.

$250,000
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Rental vehicle excess

Payment towards any excess you must pay, if the rental vehicle you hired is stolen or damaged.

$2,000
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Cash and travel documents
Includes cover to replace lost, stolen or damaged bank cards, travel documents and passports, and to replace lost or stolen cash.
$1,000

This table is a summary of the Visiting New Zealand policy benefits and shows the maximum cover per policy (unless cover otherwise stated). The excess you select applies per unexpected event. To fully understand what you’re covered for and the exclusions and conditions that apply, please read the Policy Document.  

All policies come with Southern Cross Emergency Assistance, giving you access to one of the world's largest network of emergency medical resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.