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With over 10 years’ experience 1Cover specialises in providing travel insurance that you can count on. With three different levels of cover, there’s a policy to suit every budget. Policies are available to those of any age. Dependants travel for free with parent or grandparent. They offer 24/7 emergency assitance no matter where you are in the world. Underwritten by Certain Underwriters of LLoyds.

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Good value and easy to purchase

Review by Amanda Arnold | 25 May 2017, 10:14 AM | 0 comment

We always use 1 Cover because it is clear and simple to purchase, and its policy prices are low and i... Read more

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Bad timing

Review by Andrew Glen | 25 May 2017, 10:15 AM | 0 comment

I was extremely unhappy to receive a text message at 3.05 A.M. in the morning prior to my travel aski... Read more

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Claims too complex

Review by Rachel Cahill | 25 May 2017, 10:16 AM | 0 comment

Requesting for proof of ownership of a bag that was originally damaged is ridiculous given bag 2years... Read more

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Communication

Review by Patricia Condon | 23 May 2017, 09:48 AM | 1 comment

I am disappointed as I contacted 1cover for advice as to whether I was insured for a rental car on Ma... Read more

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Easy peasy

Review by Keran Gallas | 22 May 2017, 15:31 PM | 1 comment

I don't insure with anyone else and as a freaquant overseas traveller can't fault such wonder... Read more

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Awesome! no hassle to join.

Review by Alexandra Souris | 22 May 2017, 15:31 PM | 1 comment

Some company's ran me around for months then found you guys sorted in less then a day, even with... Read more

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Great value, great and easy application

Review by Helen Greenwood | 22 May 2017, 15:32 PM | 1 comment

This was a really easy process and offered excellent value for money. Didn't have to make a claim... Read more

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Easy to buy the cover you need

Review by Cleeve88 | 11 May 2017, 09:55 AM | 1 comment

I find the 1Cover site easy to navigate and understand, which makes buying travel insurance easier. T... Read more

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Review by David Harrison | 11 May 2017, 09:55 AM | 1 comment

In our overseas travels it is reassuring knowing that 1Cover are available to assist us should an occ... Read more

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Compassionate response to claim notification

Review by SUSANNAH SUMMERS | 11 May 2017, 09:55 AM | 1 comment

I needed medical care overseas. The hotline staff were compassionate and I was happy with how my clai... Read more

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Happy with outcome

Review by robcol | 11 May 2017, 09:56 AM | 1 comment

We have used 1cover for several overseas epic journeys over about 10 yrs .... have had to make two cl... Read more

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Beware Our passport lost in mail before trip we los...

Review by Caitlyn Rintoul | 11 May 2017, 09:56 AM | 1 comment

Our Passports were lost , we sent them registered post to get visa. We then missed dates of travel an... Read more

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1Cover FAQ's

How many people can I include in my policy?

The more the merrier right? 1Cover insures groups of up to 25. That means more fun for less hassle.

Am I covered if I go on a cruise?

Yes, you don’t even need to pick a cruise specific policy. Here’s a top tip: Even if you’re travelling in Aussie water you still need to pick pacific.

Am I covered for skiing and my equipment?

Yes if you purchase a ski policy cover. 1Cover will cover $1,500 worth of skiing equipment. Dare devils can even ski off piste (within resort boundaries).

Are kids covered for free?

Yes, that’s right, kids will be covered at no added cost! Dependent children and grandchildren are included for free as long as they are under 21 years of age and not in full time employment .

Can I pay to reduce or cancel my excess?

Yes if you pay an additional premium when you purchase your policy.

What additional extras are there?

Along with comprehensive cover for your electronics and personal belongings, additional cover can be purchased for specified items up to a total amount of $5,000.

Am I covered if my tour company collapses?

1Cover doesn’t provide protection from insolvency.

I'm not an Australian resident- can I buy cover?

Sure! Just head over to their visitors travel insurance policy. So long as your trip is within Australia you will be eligible for unlimited medical cover.

What size moped or motorbike am I covered to ride overseas?

1Cover will cover you for any engine size you ride as long as you’re insured to do so in Australia. Just make sure you get your International Drivers Permit (IDP) before you leave!

How long is their single trip cover for?

12 months.

Can I extend my policy from overseas?

Having too much fun? No problems! You can extend your policy with 1Cover for up to a year. Just give them a call on 1300 806 660.

Do they cover for my rental vehicle excess?

Yes, for up to $5000. Cover includes sedans, hatchbacks, station-wagon, four wheel drives, mini bus or campervan/motorhome that does not exceed 4.5 tonnes.

Who underwrites them?

Who underwrites them?

1Cover travel insurance policies are underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyd's (insurer). As a Coverholder of Lloyds, 1Cover issues and manages the policies as an authorised representative of Coffre-Fort Pty Limited ABN 66 125 358 518, AFS Licence No. 472457.

Where are they based?

Sydney!

FOUR FAST FACTS

No age limit
Under 65
90 days
$750 per item limit
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