You may be eligible for overseas travel insurance through your Platinum Visa or Air New Zealand Airpoints™ Platinum Visa.
Covers up to 40 days away. If you need cover for longer call us on 0800 521 521 before you go away.
Protection for your spouse and dependent children if they’re travelling with you.
24-hour worldwide emergency assistance.
Cover is provided by Tower Insurance Limited.
If you’re planning on travelling overseas, or you’re already abroad – check out Tower’s Travel alerts to find out what regions are affected and how it could impact your travel plans and your travel insurance policy.
Overseas travel insurance will be activated if you use an eligible credit card to pay for at least one of these things: overseas travel tickets, one or more nights of pre-paid accommodation, a pre-paid rental car, pre-paid scheduled transport ticket or a pre-paid guided tour.
You have to be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, be under 80 years old, be returning to New Zealand at the end of your trip, have an active Platinum Visa or Air New Zealand Platinum Visa for the duration of your trip.
Business trips are covered under some circumstances, but it would pay to check with Tower on 0800 845 010 for details.