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Discover the Benefits of Protecting Your Overseas Trip

Are you looking for the best comprehensive travel insurance for your international trip?

Our Cover-More comprehensive international travel insurance plans include an array of important benefits to help protect your trip from unexpected mishaps, including cover for:

.....and much more.

Plus, every Cover-More travel insurance policyholder gets access to our 24-hour global Emergency Assistance team, who are there to help whenever – and wherever – you need it.

Ready to get a quote? You can compare our two international comprehensive travel insurance plans to help choose right the level of coverage for you.

 
 

Want to know more about our Cover-More comprehensive travel insurance? Keep reading.

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What is Comprehensive Travel Insurance?

Comprehensive travel insurance helps protect travellers with a broad range of benefits while they’re away from home. In comparison to a base-level, budget-friendly travel insurance plan, it often includes more benefits and higher benefit levels to help safeguard travellers from a wider range of incidents.

Beyond the usual benefits of emergency overseas medical expenses and luggage, comprehensive travel insurance plans can include coverage for travel provider insolvency, rental vehicle insurance excess, lost or stolen money, missed connections, hijacking, disability, accidental death, and much more.

What Does Cover-More’s Comprehensive Travel Insurance Include?

We offer travellers two different plans – International Comprehensive+ and International Comprehensive – so you can choose the best comprehensive travel insurance for you and your trip abroad.

You can compare our plan benefits and maximum benefit limits below:

Benefit International Comprehensive
(Single Trip or Annual Multi-Trip)
International Comprehensive+
(Single Trip or Annual Multi-Trip)
Overseas Medical and Dental Expenses
Overseas medical expenses $Unlimited~ $Unlimited~
Overseas emergency dental expenses $2,000 $2,000~
Additional Expenses* $Unlimited $Unlimited
Return of Mortal Remains $50,000 $60,000
Pet Cat or Dog Boarding* $300 $300
Travel Services Provider Insolvency $5,000 $10,000
Amendment or Cancellation Costs* $Cover Chosen^ $Cover Chosen^
Cancellation Extensions
Upgrade: If your non-travelling relative or business partner becomes ill, injured, or dies
Upgrade: If there are complications of pregnancy from the start of the 24th week up until the start of the 32nd week (or up to the start of the 28th week for a multiple pregnancy)^^
An act of terrorism
If your pet cat or dog becomes ill or injured or dies
Wedding-related cancellation
Dissolution of your relationship with your spouse or de facto
Luggage and Travel Documents* $15,000 $25,000
Phone or smart watch - limit per item• $1,500 $2,500
Camera or video camera - limit per item• $4,000 $6,000
Laptop computer - limit per item• $4,000 $5,000
Tablet computer - limit per item• $3,000 $3,000
Drone (with or without camera) - limit per item• $1,200 $2,000
Artificial limb, removable dental appliance, dentures or medical device e.g., hearing aids, CPAP machine - limit per item• $1,200 $1,500
Jewellery or watch or any other item - limit per item• $1,200 $1,500
Delayed Luggage Allowance* $1,100 $1,500
Money $250 $500
Driving Holidays
Rental vehicle insurance excess $5,000 $5,000
Rental vehicle comprehensive cover X
Travel Delay* $2,000 $3,000
Resumption of Journey $3,000 $6,000
Missed Connections $3,000 $3,000
Special Events $5,000 $6,000
Hospital Incidentals* $6,000 $10,000
Hijacking* $5,000 $10,000
Loss of Income* $30,000† $45,000†
Disability $25,000† $30,000†
Accidental Death $25,000† $30,000†
Personal Liability $2,500,000 $5,000,000
Business Pack
Business equipment X $7,500
Business equipment hire X $1,500
Alternative staff X $15,000
Business money X $2,000
Kidnap and ransom X $250,000
COVID-19 Benefits See PDS for full details
Adventure Activities See PDS for full details on included activities

~ Cover will not exceed 12 months from onset of the illness, condition or injury.
^Cover chosen applies per policy.
^^Conditions apply if you are aware of the pregnancy at the relevant time. For a single trip policy, relevant time means the time of issue of the policy and for an annual multi-trip policy it means the first time at which any part of the relevant trip is paid for or the time at which the policy is issued, whichever occurs last.
* Sub-limits apply.
• Item limit applies for any one item, set or pair of items including attached and unattached accessories. You may increase these items limits.

For full details of the terms, conditions, exclusions, limits, and sub-limits that apply, please read the Product Disclosure Statement before considering this comprehensive insurance product.

To find out how much our comprehensive travel insurance costs, get a free quote online.

Can I Include Cover for Additional Activities in My Comprehensive Policy?

Yes, both our international comprehensive travel insurance plans allow you to vary your cover by including cover options for an extra premium. This allows you to ensure your policy matches your destination/s, budget, and planned activities.

When you generate a Cover-More quote, you can include additional cover in your policy for:

For full details on what each of these options do and don’t cover, read the relevant sections in the PDS.

Can I Buy a Comprehensive Single Trip or Annual Multi-Trip Policy?

Yes, our Cover-More comprehensive travel insurance plans are available to buy as either Single Trip or Annual Multi-Trip policies. This means we can provide quality cover for a one-off trip abroad, or multiple trips overseas (up to the maximum trip duration selected) during a 12-month period.

If you’re a frequent traveller, consider our Cover-More annual travel insurance policy option as, it could save you time and money.

To compare the costs of our Single Trip and Annual Multi-Trip comprehensive travel insurance policies, get a quote now.

Does Cover-More Comprehensive Travel Insurance Include Cancellation Cover?

Our comprehensive travel insurance plans don’t automatically include cover for amendment or cancellation costs.

Instead, we give our customers the freedom to add a level of cancellation cover during the quote process that best suits their travel plans.

Typically, people look to choose an amount that will cover all prepaid travel tickets, hotels, tours, or other travel related expenses for all travellers on the policy. The level of cover you choose will be the total amount of cover available under the cancellation benefit on a per policy basis.

Please note: if you include Cover-More’s travel insurance cancellation cover in your policy, it will influence the premium you are charged.

What Other Travel Insurance Plans Does Cover-More Offer?

Don’t need a comprehensive travel insurance plan? We also have an International Basic travel insurance plan for those who want base-level cover for a more budget-friendly price.

Travelling within Australia? We have two comprehensive Domestic Plans, both of which are available on Single Trip and Annual Multi-Trip policies.

If you need help finding a plan that works best for you, call our customer service team on 1300 72 88 22.

 

Ready to Insure Your Trip?

Let us help you travel more and worry less with comprehensive cover.

 
 
 

The information on this page relates to the Direct Cover-More travel insurance product effective 29 September 2021.