Our entire range of policies is available to Australian, New Zealand and South African passport holders who are currently living in the UK, or EU. Aussies, Kiwis & Saffas Cover is for round trip journeys from your current country of residence in the UK, or EU and also for one way trips of up to 12 months duration and can be optionally extended to include Repatriation to your home country where medically necessary. The additional Repatriation cover must be included for one way trips exceeding 31 days.
We have no minimum residency period but you should get yourself registered with a GP in the UK, or EU as applicable with the local healthcare arrangements in place.
Our standard policies include cover for Repatriation to the UK, or anywhere you are currently resident in the EU where medically necessary. Passport holders of Australia, New Zealand or South Africa are given the option to extend the cover to include Repatriation to their home country.
Our policy will permit a one way journey to Australia, New Zealand or South Africa. However, if the duration of that journey exceeds 31 days, you must accept the additional cover for Repatriation.
See our essential Backpackers Guide to Insurance and details of the optional extensions below. If these do not provide the information that you require, please call us on +44 (0) 1353 699082 and we will be happy to answer any questions about our travel insurance cover for Australians, New Zealanders and South Africans who are currently living in UK & Ireland or other EU countries.
Take a look at how you can customise your Policy with our Extra Covers.
The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) / Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC) provides some emergency healthcare within the EU, but it does not cover Repatriation costs, or a doctor or nurse escort home; nor lost or stolen property. You need Travel Insurance for that.!
Please read your Policy Wording carefully to ensure that it meets with your precise requirements. View and download the relevant Policy Wording* from the links below. If you purchased a Globelink policy previously while you were an EU RESIDENT, or you need to view the Policy Wording we issue to EU Residents, please click here to visit our Globelink EU site.
*If you purchased your Travel Insurance policy prior to 1st February 2020, you can view your policy wording by reviewing your Globelink Travel Insurance Purchase email, or obtain a copy by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and address.
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Single and Backpacker Cover best if you only travel once a year or need a long stay policy.
Annual Multi Trip is perfect if you take two or more trips in a year. Over 18’s who are not a couple living at same address (eg friends/siblings) must buy a separate policy PER PERSON.
Already Travelling? You MUST select ‘ALREADY TRAVELLING’ as your Type of Policy.
We offer Already Travelling Insurance on the strict understanding that:
There is a 48 hour waiting period from the date of policy issue before the insurance takes effect as a fraud prevention measure. New Claims requiring inpatient treatment which can be independently verified, can be made within the first 48 hours.
There is no 14 day cooling off period when you are already travelling, so no refund is available in the event you cancel your policy, or return home early.