CANSTAR travel insurance awards

CANSTAR travel insurance awards




SCTI wins CANSTAR travel insurance award

At Southern Cross Travel Insurance, we’ve been providing excellent, affordable cover for over 35 years. This year, we’re proud to announce we have won the coveted CANSTAR award for Outstanding Value for Travel Insurance - International 2018.

CANSTAR is an independent consumer research and ratings organisation helping New Zealanders find great quality products and services. We’re honoured that this industry-leading organisation has rated Southern Cross Travel Insurance as the best value out of 31 providers!

Canstar Outstanding Value International Travel Insurance 2018

Outstanding Value for Travel Insurance - International 2018

As winners of the Outstanding Value for Travel Insurance - International 2018 award, CANSTAR found that our TravelCare policy made us the best value provider in the industry.

Our comprehensive TravelCare insurance includes cover for:

  • Unlimited medical and evacuation expenses that arise due to unexpected events while on your journey
  • Cancellation fees and lost deposits - increase your cover depending on the cost of your journey
  • Damaged or lost baggage
  • Personal items if they are stolen or damaged
  • Rental car excess should you have an accident
  • Emergency dental treatment
  • Funeral costs


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What you need to know

This page provides a summary of the key terms only. As with all insurance policies, terms and conditions apply. For our terms and conditions (including information about exclusions, excesses and sub limits) we recommend you read the travel insurance policy document.


*Terms and conditions apply to the promotion and to the purchase of a TravelCare policy.

Issued and underwritten by Southern Cross Benefits Limited trading as Southern Cross Travel Insurance. 

We are a Registered Financial Service Provider and a member of the Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman Scheme.  Southern Cross Benefits Limited has an A (Strong) financial strength rating given by Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Ltd. The rating scale is: AAA (Extremely Strong) AA (Very Strong) A (Strong) BBB (Good) BB (Marginal) B (Weak) CCC (Very Weak) CC (Extremely Weak) SD or D (Selective Default or Default) R (Regulatory Supervision) NR (Not Rated). Ratings from 'AA' to 'CCC' may be modified by the addition of a plus (+) or minus (-) sign to show relative standing within the major rating categories.  Full details of the rating scale are available at Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Ltd is an approved agency under the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.

All our travel insurance policies (including but not limited to the benefits, terms, conditions and exclusions) and premiums quoted are subject to change.

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