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Travel insurance through your ASB credit card

You might already have access to overseas travel insurance, if you’ve got an ASB Visa Platinum, Gold or Business Rewards credit card. Find out how to activate it correctly.

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Great reasons to choose us

  • Protect your travel plans and get peace of mind when heading overseas
  • Access cover for a range of situations – from lost luggage to cancelled flights and medical emergencies
  • Help will always be on-hand with a 24-hour hotline
  • Cover for you, your spouse and your dependent children when they’re travelling with you

Is it right for me?

If you’re going away and you need travel insurance, you could access cover as a privilege of being an ASB Visa Platinum, Gold or Business Rewards card holder. Before you go, make sure you are eligible and that you activate your travel insurance correctly.

Read our policy document so you know what is, and isn't, covered and how to make a claim.

Options to consider

ASB Visa Gold credit card

Access up to 40 days of travel insurance per overseas return trip for you, your spouse and your dependent children travelling with you, with your ASB Visa Gold credit card.

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ASB Visa Platinum credit card

Access up to 120 days of travel insurance per overseas return trip for you, your spouse and your dependent children travelling with you, with your ASB Visa Platinum credit card.

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ASB Visa Business Rewards credit card

Access up to 35 days of travel insurance per overseas return trip for you, your spouse and your dependent children travelling with you, with your ASB Visa Business Rewards credit card.

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02. Understand

It’s important to read and understand the relevant travel insurance policy document so you know what is and isn’t covered, and how to make a claim.

03. Activate

To make sure you are covered, you need to activate your ASB Visa Gold, Platinum or ASB Visa Business Rewards travel insurance and keep proof of activation in case you need to claim.

04. Relax

Enjoy your trip knowing your travel insurance is sorted. If you need to make a claim contact the Worldwide Emergency Assistance on +64 9 359 1688 (for Gold cards), +64 9 359 1607 (for Platinum cards) or +64 9 369 0540 (for Business Rewards cards).

Find out how to activate your travel insurance

Ready to go?

It's important to activate your travel insurance correctly before leaving New Zealand. If you claim, we'll need to see receipts or other proof that you activated your cover.

ASB Visa Gold or Platinum Rewards

How to reach us when you're overseas

If you’re overseas and need to contact us urgently, we’ll accept a collect call to one of the following numbers.

ASB Visa Gold Rewards

+64 9 359 1688

ASB Visa Platinum Rewards

+64 9 359 1607

ASB Visa Business Rewards

+64 9 369 0540

Make a claim from within New Zealand

Call one of the following numbers to make a claim or contact us from within New Zealand.

ASB Visa Gold Rewards

0800 422 280

ASB Visa Platinum Rewards

0800 114 117

ASB Visa Business Rewards

0800 500 265

Guides to get you there

ASB's Lending Criteria and Credit Card Conditions of Use apply. Terms and conditions apply to travel insurance, please refer to the ASB Visa Business Rewards Credit Card Travel Insurance Policy or Gold Travel Policy wording or Platinum Travel Policy wording for further details. If you are aged over 64 years you are not eligible for cover under the ASB Visa Business Rewards Credit Card Travel Insurance. If you are aged over 79 years you are not eligible for cover under the Gold or Platinum policy. Other exclusions and limitations apply. ASB Visa Business Rewards Credit Card Travel Insurance, Gold and Platinum Travel Insurance are underwritten by Tower Insurance Limited.

ASB Travel Insurance is underwritten by Tower Insurance Limited. For full details, refer to the relevant travel insurance policy document which is also 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. Exclusions apply. See further information regarding Tower’s financial strength rating.

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