Insuring your health for the first time

Having medical insurance means you and your family can get fast attention from your chosen medical provider, when and where you need it.

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Unfortunately, you don't have 9 lives.

That's why we're here to help you protect your lifestyle and loved ones, should something happen to you.

Get covered and be in to win 1 of 9 cash prizes worth $3,000.

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A new Application must be submitted to ASB by 18 December 2016 and the resulting policy must be issued by 17 February 2017. Excludes MyLife, Credit Card Repayment Insurance and Personal Loan Insurance. For a full terms and conditions visit asb.co.nz/9lives. All applications are subject to individual consideration. Conditions apply. The insurance is underwritten by Sovereign Assurance Company Limited.

Great reasons to choose us

  • Advice you can trust from specialist ASB Insurance Managers
  • Get a comprehensive cancer care benefit, which includes non-Pharmac subsidised chemotherapy drugs
  • A dedicated claims team makes fast approval possible
  • Feel secure knowing your policy is underwritten by Sovereign
  • Get cover for private consultations, hospitalisation and surgery for yourself and your family
  • An easy online claims process

Is it right for me?

Health insurance is essential when you want to make sure you and your family can get fast attention from your chosen medical provider. This is particularly important with lifestyle altering illnesses - like sinus complications, cardiac conditions or hernia - where under the public health system you could be left waiting for treatment.

ASB offers two types of cover to enable you to get fast and effective treatment, when you need it.

Options to consider

ASB Private Health Cover

Affordable cover for private surgical care and hospitalisation, cancer care and supporting diagnostic procedures, which provides different excess options.

ASB Private Health Plus

Extensive health insurance which also includes cover for specialists and tests and lifestyle benefits. It also has excess options.

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Get started today

01. Contact

Call 0800 200 252 or find an ASB Insurance Manager and make an appointment.

02. Meet

Talk to an ASB Insurance Manager about your requirements and get a recommendation tailored to your needs.

03. Apply

Provide the information we need for your application. We’ll let you know as soon as possible if your application has been accepted.

04. Review

Review your insurance cover regularly to ensure it still fits – especially if you’ve had a big life change.

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Talk to an ASB Insurance Manager

Request an appointment with an ASB Insurance Manager now.

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We'll arrange an appointment with an ASB Insurance Manager.

0800 200 252

Visit a branch

Visit us at one of our many branches across New Zealand to book an appointment with an ASB Insurance Manager.

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Guides to get you there

ASB life, health and disability insurances are underwritten by Sovereign Assurance Company Limited (“Sovereign”). For full details refer to the relevant policy document which is available on request from any ASB branch or by calling 0800 200 252. The availability of insurance cover is subject to your application being approved. Special conditions, exclusions or premium loadings may apply. See further information about Sovereign.

Health insurance Insuring your health for the first time