Prices and benefits for permanent residents of Australia

Policy Information

Age Limit: Under 70
Underwritten by: Certain underwriters at Lloyd's (AUS) effective 01 Aug 2014
Policy wording: View full description of coverage (policy wording)
Policy excess: AUD$100 is payable by you towards all expenses arising from any one event. This policy excess (your contribution) is deducted from your claim settlement, except as specified in the policy wording. A waiting period applies to certain benefits. Check the policy wording for details.
Claims & Assistance by: Cerberus Special Risks, WE.assist, Specialty Assist
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Prices & benefits for permanent residents of:  

3 days - 6 weeks

Duration Close to home - including Asia Pacific & excluding travel in Australia Most of the world - excluding travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic, Greenland & Australia Worldwide - including travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic & Greenland & excluding travel in Australia
  Standard Explorer Standard Explorer Standard Explorer
3 days AUD $39 Buy AUD $46 Buy AUD $43 Buy AUD $49 Buy AUD $49 Buy AUD $74 Buy
5 days AUD $41 Buy AUD $56 Buy AUD $48 Buy AUD $62 Buy AUD $60 Buy AUD $83 Buy
1 week AUD $48 Buy AUD $62 Buy AUD $54 Buy AUD $69 Buy AUD $69 Buy AUD $93 Buy
2 weeks AUD $64 Buy AUD $84 Buy AUD $79 Buy AUD $99 Buy AUD $99 Buy AUD $124 Buy
3 weeks AUD $79 Buy AUD $99 Buy AUD $99 Buy AUD $119 Buy AUD $119 Buy AUD $149 Buy
4 weeks AUD $91 Buy AUD $119 Buy AUD $123 Buy AUD $139 Buy AUD $149 Buy AUD $169 Buy
5 weeks AUD $111 Buy AUD $139 Buy AUD $139 Buy AUD $179 Buy AUD $169 Buy AUD $213 Buy
6 weeks AUD $129 Buy AUD $169 Buy AUD $169 Buy AUD $199 Buy AUD $199 Buy AUD $278 Buy

7 weeks - 8 months

Duration Close to home - including Asia Pacific & excluding travel in Australia Most of the world - excluding travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic, Greenland & Australia Worldwide - including travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic & Greenland & excluding travel in Australia
  Standard Explorer Standard Explorer Standard Explorer
7 weeks AUD $149 Buy AUD $188 Buy AUD $185 Buy AUD $229 Buy AUD $239 Buy AUD $291 Buy
2 months AUD $169 Buy AUD $209 Buy AUD $199 Buy AUD $249 Buy AUD $259 Buy AUD $319 Buy
3 months AUD $211 Buy AUD $269 Buy AUD $238 Buy AUD $343 Buy AUD $319 Buy AUD $399 Buy
4 months AUD $259 Buy AUD $349 Buy AUD $289 Buy AUD $416 Buy AUD $369 Buy AUD $499 Buy
5 months AUD $291 Buy AUD $379 Buy AUD $324 Buy AUD $469 Buy AUD $429 Buy AUD $579 Buy
6 months AUD $329 Buy AUD $449 Buy AUD $378 Buy AUD $529 Buy AUD $479 Buy AUD $679 Buy
7 months AUD $389 Buy AUD $499 Buy AUD $419 Buy AUD $589 Buy AUD $539 Buy AUD $729 Buy
8 months AUD $429 Buy AUD $568 Buy AUD $452 Buy AUD $629 Buy AUD $569 Buy AUD $829 Buy

9 months - 12 months

Duration Close to home - including Asia Pacific & excluding travel in Australia Most of the world - excluding travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic, Greenland & Australia Worldwide - including travel in USA, Canada, Antarctica, the Arctic & Greenland & excluding travel in Australia
  Standard Explorer Standard Explorer Standard Explorer
9 months AUD $459 Buy AUD $599 Buy AUD $499 Buy AUD $699 Buy AUD $649 Buy AUD $899 Buy
10 months AUD $499 Buy AUD $649 Buy AUD $552 Buy AUD $749 Buy AUD $699 Buy AUD $949 Buy
11 months AUD $559 Buy AUD $712 Buy AUD $599 Buy AUD $799 Buy AUD $769 Buy AUD $1,049 Buy
12 months AUD $599 Buy AUD $719 Buy AUD $649 Buy AUD $859 Buy AUD $829 Buy AUD $1,099 Buy
What you get
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Overseas medical costs

Covers emergency overseas medical treatment if you're suddenly ill or seriously injured while travelling. Includes treatment in a clinic or hospital, plus medicines and physiotherapy as prescribed by your treating doctor. Read about what's not covered, what you must do and health conditions and how they may affect your cover.
$5,000,000 Unlimited
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24 hour assistance

Our assistance team assistance team at WE.assist and Specialty Assist can help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You must contact them if you're in an accident, are hospitalised or suddenly need emergency evacuation or transport home. Read about what you must do when things go wrong.
Unlimited Unlimited
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Emergency medical transport & repatriation

Covers your emergency medical evacuation to the nearest, appropriate medical facility if you're suddenly ill or seriously injured. Also includes your medical repatriation for further treatment at home or transport of your remains home if you die. Plus it includes, reasonable additional travel and accommodation expenses for a friend or relative to accompany you while you're in hospital and/or during repatriation. Read about what's not covered, what you must do and health conditions and how they may affect your cover.
$500,000 Unlimited
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Cancellation costs

Covers the costs to cancel all or part of your trip for up to 14 specific Insured Events including a sudden illness or serious injury, natural disasters, strike or lost passports. This covers the unused, non-refundable portion of pre-booked expenses including transport, accommodation, tours, tuition/courses, frequent flyer points and travel agency fees. Read what's not covered and what you must do if your trip is interrupted.

$3,500 Unlimited
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Out-of-pocket expenses in hospital

A daily benefit to reimburse you for out-of-pocket expenses for things like phone calls, internet or TV access and nicer food if you're admitted in hospital for more than 48 hours.
Not included $5,000
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Alternative therapies

Alternative therapy treatment by a chiropractor, acupuncturist or osteopath as prescribed by your treating doctor.
Not included $500
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Clinical psychology after assault or trauma

Counselling by a psychologist overseas if you're mugged, physically assaulted, kidnapped or hijacked.
Not included $250
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Trip interruption costs

Covers the cost of reasonable, additional travel expenses to re-arrange or resume your trip after it's interrupted by up to 14 specific Insured Events including a sudden illness or serious injury, natural disasters, strike or lost passports. Read about what's not covered and what you must do if your trip is interrupted.
$2,500 $5,000
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Compassionate emergency visit home

Covers your expenses to return home suddenly if your close relative is unexpectedly hospitalised or dies. These expenses must be pre-approved. There's no cover while you're in Australia. Read about what's not covered, how someone else's health may affect your cover and what you must do to get pre-approval to use this benefit.
$1,500 $1,500
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Resumption of trip

If you're repatriated home for medical treatment or have to return home suddenly after your close relative dies or is hospitalised, your policy covers the cost to resume your trip before your policy ends. These expenses must be pre-approved. Read about what's not covered and what you must do to get pre-approval to use this benefit.
$1,500 $1,500
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Theft or damage to baggage & personal items

Covers theft or accidental damage of your gear in specific incidents up to individual item limits. Upgrade your cover to increase the individual item limit to $3,000 per item by specifying individual items on your Certificate of Insurance. Read what's not covered and what you must do if your gear is stolen or damaged.
$2,000 $10,000
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Passport, travel documents & credit cards

Reimburses the cost to replace your passport,credit cards and travel documents (eg. visas, travel passes) if they're lost, stolen or accidently damaged in specific situations. Read about what's not covered and what you must do to keep your passport and travel docs safe.

$1,500 $1,500
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Baggage delay over 12 hours

Covers the cost to replace essential items like your toothbrush, underwear and a change of clothes if you have to wait over 12 hours for bags to be returned by a common carrier.
$300 $450
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Theft of cash

Reimburses you if your cash is stolen while you're carrying it, from a locked safe, locked safety box or locked compartment (except if left in a vehicle or motorbike pannier).
Not included $250
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Hire of sporting equipment

Allows you to hire replacement sporting equipment if yours is delayed, damaged or lost in transit by a common carrier.
Not included $1,000
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Kidnap or hijack

A cash payment if you're kidnapped or hijacked.
Not included $2,500
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Rental vehicle insurance excess

Covers the rental vehicle insurance excess or cost of repair you are liable to pay if the vehicle you rent is damaged or stolen. Read what you must do if you'll be renting overseas and what's not covered.
Not included $3,000
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Return of rental vehicle

Covers the costs to return the rental vehicle if you're accidentally injured or seriously ill and you're unfit to drive. Read what you must do if you'll be renting overseas and what's not covered.
Not included $500
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Local funeral expenses or repatriation of remains

If you suddenly die while travelling, this covers either your local funeral expenses (burial or cremation overseas) or the transport of your remains home. Also includes reasonable and necessary additional travel and accommodation expenses for one person to bring your remains home.
$15,000 $15,000
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Accidental death & permanent total disablement

A payment to you or your estate if you die or are disabled in an accident overseas.
Not included $12,500
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Credit repayment for full time students

A one-time payment for owed credit to help repay your debt after you die or are disabled in an accident overseas.
Not included $2,500
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Personal liability

Covers your legal fees and third party compensation if you accidentally injure someone or damage their property and they sue you.
$1,000,000 $2,500,000

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World Nomads is supported by different insurers from around the world. This insurance is arranged and promoted by WorldNomads.com Pty Limited ABN 62 127 485 198 AR 343027, as an authorised representative of Cerberus Special Risks Pty Ltd (Cerberus) ABN 81 115 932 173 AFS Licence No. 308461 and underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyd’s. Always read your Product Disclosure Statement and other policy documentation to review your specific cover and to make sure that the policy is right for you.

WorldNomads.com Pty Limited (ABN 62 127 485 198 AR 343027) is an Authorised Representative of Cerberus Special Risks Pty Limited (ABN 81 115 932 173 AFSL 308461), and markets and distributes insurance products of Bupa Denmark (Bupa Global Travel), branch of Bupa Insurance Limited, 15-19 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2BA (No. 3956433). World Nomads Limited Company (05443592) is an Appointed Representative of Millstream Underwriting Limited, 145 Leadenhall St, London EC3V 4QT (FCA 308584). World Nomads (Canada) Ltd (BC0700178, ON-1708111, SK-101206919, MB-853797942) is a licensed agent for AIG Insurance Company of Canada, 145 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON, M5J 1H8. World Nomads, Inc. (15854422), in CA dba World Nomads Travel Insurance Services (0I46621), provides Insurance underwritten by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies, Columbus, OH. All of the information we provide about travel insurance is a brief, general summary. It doesn’t take into account your personal situation, what you want or might need. Before you buy, it’s important to consider what product is right for you and you should carefully read all policy documents, including the Policy Wording/Product Disclosure Statement/ Certificate/Policy/Product Guide, to understand what’s covered, what’s not covered and the limits, terms and conditions which may apply.