Travel Insurance

Australians are a nation of travellers. It may be because of our multicultural makeup, or the fact that we live in such a huge country, or maybe we just love to sample everything the world has to offer.

Enjoy travelling throughout Australia or around the world, knowing you're protected with the right travel insurance.


Travel Insurance

No-one includes the unexpected in their itineraries – make the most of your holidays. Enjoy the trip of your dreams, without the nightmares! Get a quote online

Great If:

You’re planning a holiday and want the right cover

You want cover to suit your budget

You want a strong, reputable insurer on your side

Key Features


Cover for the most important thing on your overseas trip – your health

Comprehensive International 

Worldwide insurance with the highest level of cover

Frequent Traveller 

Great value annual comprehensive policy for regular travellers (maximum journey limits apply)

Australia Only 

Comprehensive cover for your domestic travel

Apply for Travel Insurance It’s just that simple! Get a quote online

I want to

Set up a budget

We’re all aware of budgeting, but often we view it from a negative perspective. The reality is anyone can achieve their goals with the right budgeting tools.


Travel on a budget

No matter whether you’re a wide-eyed Uni student or a family with 2.5 kids and bills rolling in, we all deserve a break, and we shouldn’t have to settle for less just because we’re watching our finances.


Travel overseas

Taking a trip should be one of life’s great pleasures, providing you memories that will last forever. We've put together a simple checklist of things to consider when planning your holiday. 


Get an insurance quote

We know that chasing quotes can be a hassle, so we’ve made it as easy as possible for you. Getting an Insurance quote through The Greater is easy and can be done in one of 3 ways:

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Why The Greater?

We exist to serve our customers, and we’ve been helping Australians with their travel and international banking needs since way back when a trip to England took six weeks on an ocean liner.

What does peace of mind mean?

At The Greater, we understand that in order for our customers to feel like they've made the right choice when it comes to Insurance, they want size, strength, security and industry-leading standards.

That's why we've partnered with Allianz - the company voted Australian General Insurer of the Year for 2014 in the Insurance Industry Awards, run by Australian Financial Publications.

Insuring with Allianz through The Greater puts the right people and resources in your corner, when you need it most.

Retrieve a quote online

Life happens – we get it.

If you’re busy at work, with the kids or are browsing across devices, did you know you can save your Insurance quote and retrieve it at any time?

At any time during your quote, simply click save. You can even have your quote number emailed to you so you can retrieve it later. 

Retrieve a Quote
  • Lodging a claim

    When you need to make a claim, it’s good to know you can get the help you’re after.

    The fastest, easiest way is online. You can submit your claim 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, whenever it suits you. Find out how to do this in the point below

    Alternatively, make a claim over the phone by calling 131 000. Speak to a friendly claims consultant who will guide you through the claims process from beginning to end.


  • Lodging a claim online

    Lodging your travel insurance claim online is easy and can be done in a few simple steps!

    Step 1: Make sure you have the relevant documentation available – for example your itineraries, booking confirmations or any reports related to your claim

    Step 2: Provide us with information about you and your trip by answering the questions listed

    Step 3: Describe the incident leading to your claim in detail – including more detail helps avoid unnecessary delays in the assessment of your claim

    Step 4: List each of the expenses separately – following the prompts on the site will allow you to do this

    Step 5: Make sure all of your relevant documentation is saved somewhere accessible and upload all required information – remember if something is missing and we require further details from you, this will impact the time taken to assess your claim

    Step 6: Provide us with the details of where you would like any approved funds deposited – please note we can’t deposit on to credit cards.

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  • Can I submit a claim on behalf of someone else?

    No, all claims must be submitted by the policy holder. However, the policy holder can authorise a travel agent or broker during the submission process. In unusual circumstances, if a policyholder has appointed someone else in writing such as via a valid Power of Attorney or the policyholder is deceased, then the appointed attorney or the deceased's estate or next of kin may be able to submit a claim.

  • How long will it take for my claim to be finalised?

    Our claims team will contact you via your preferred method within 10 business days of claim lodgement to update you on the assessment of your claim. At this time we will advise you if we can finalise your claim as is or if further information is required.

  • Can I submit my claim when I return from my trip?

    Yes - we ask that the claim be submitted as soon as possible after the event, however we also understand you may not have access to all documents whilst on your trip.

  • What if I cannot find my supporting documents?

    We only ask for documentation that helps us ensure your claim meets your policy s Terms & Conditions. If you cannot provide a document, please provide an explanation why and our team will take this into consideration.

  • Is there a size limit for the attachments I upload?

    Yes. Your claim itself cannot exceed 8MB inclusive of all attachments therefore try and limit the size of each attachment as much as possible. We recommend placing documents in PDF versions as well as compressing images.

  • What if I want to supply additional information once I have submitted?

    After submission of your claim you can still submit any additional information you believe may assist in the processing of your claim. It's best to submit this via email to ensuring your quote your Policy number and that your claim was submitted Online in the email. If our team require any additional information as part of the claims process they will contact you upon assessment.

This guide is a summary only. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions apply. Allianz Australia Insurance Limited (Allianz) ABN 15 000 122 850 AFSL: 234708, is the insurer of these general insurance products. Travel insurance is issued and managed by AGA Assistance Australia Pty Ltd trading as Allianz Global Assistance ABN 52 097 227 117 AFSL 245631 as agent of the insurer Allianz. In arranging Travel Insurance, Greater Building Society Ltd ABN 88 087 651 956 AFSL 237476 acts as agent for Allianz Global Assistance not you. We receive commission on these insurance products as a percentage of the premium paid for each policy ranging from 7% to 30%. The Greater may provide links to other websites for your convenience. We are not responsible for and have no control over the information in those sites. View Site Terms and Conditions. ^ Does not apply to all policies.