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Yes, for Holiday Travel Insurance the maximum journey is 12 months. But you can apply to extend it up to 6 months more. For Annual Travel Insurance, each trip can be up to 90 days.
Yes you can. Your Holiday Travel Insurance can cover you for a journey of up to 12 months but you can apply to extend it up to a maximum of 6 months more.
During the quote process, you’ll be asked if you have a pre-existing medical condition. By this we mean a medical condition that you’ve had investigated, treated, received medical advice or taken prescribed drugs for within the last 90 days.
You should select the region you are travelling to. We have 5 different regions to choose from:
- Region 1 – Worldwide
- Region 2 – Worldwide (excluding the USA, Canada, Japan and Africa)
- Region 3 – South East Asia covering Borneo, Brunei Darussalam, Burma, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam and including Region 4 and 5 countries.
- Region 4 – The South Pacific and Indonesia: covering Cook Islands, East Timor, Fiji, Indonesia (including Bali), Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Samoa (American), Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Vanuatu, Western Samoa and including Region 5.
- Region 5 – Australia (including Lord Howe Island, Thursday Island, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands and Coral Sea Islands Territory) only.
When purchasing GIO Travel Insurance, you should set your return date as the date you arrive back at your home address. That way you’re covered for the entire journey, from when you leave your home in Australia to start your trip, through to you returning back to your home in Australia at the end of your trip.
We ask for the oldest traveller's age on the day you purchase the policy because when you purchase a policy, part of your cover begins immediately.