Terms and Conditions

A. Get 4 (four) weeks free when you join hospital and extras (3 May – 30 June 2021)

  1. This offer only applies
    1. to people who purchase Australian Unity hospital and extras cover;
    2. through either the Australian Unity call centre, via the Australian Unity website or via an aggregator or comparator call centres/websites;
    3. between 3 May and 30 June 2021 where the policies purchased have a commencement date between 3 May and 30 June 2021.
  2. After complying with paragraph 1 above, and subject to paragraph 3 and 5 below, the purchaser may receive one x 4 (four) weeks free on their combined hospital and extras cover. Limit of one 4 weeks free offer per membership.
  3. Offer only available to new members on new memberships, who have not previously held Australian Unity health insurance within 6 months of joining.
  4. This promotion is not available:
    1. to members who take out hospital only cover, extras only cover, Overseas Visitors Cover or Overseas Visitors Cover plus extras cover;
    2. to Australian Unity staff.
  5. The 4 weeks free will be applied to the membership after the purchaser has held hospital and extras cover for a minimum period of 60 continuous days and the policy is paid up to date:
    1. The 4 weeks free will not be applied on any policies that are in arrears or that are suspended for a period during the first 60 days of membership.
    2. The 4 weeks free offer is applied to your policy by advancing the date you are paid up to, i.e. moving it forward 4 weeks. The 4 weeks free will be applied to policies within 30 days after completing 60 continuous days of paid membership to allow for data and processing time.
  6. This offer is not available in conjunction with any other retail offer or promotion being run by Australian Unity at the same time, except where those retail offers, or promotions are clearly expressed or communicated by Australian Unity to constitute or form part of a single offer. This offer is available in conjunction with Australian Unity’s waiting period waiver promotion during the time period set out in 1 above
  7. This offer can be withdrawn at any time by Australian Unity. Australian Unity reserves the right to change these offer conditions at any time without notice, and to apply the updated offer conditions to any policies purchased after the time when the conditions were updated.
  8. Australian Unity may request further information from any purchaser at its discretion in order to determine whether the purchaser is eligible for this promotion.

B: Claim immediately - no 2 month or optical waiting periods on extras (15 February – 30 June 2021)

  1. This promotion is only available:
    1. to members who purchase Australian Unity hospital & extras cover; extras only cover
    2. through either the Australian Unity call centre/website, or aggregator or comparator call centre/website;
    3. between 15 February and 30 June 2021, where the policies purchased have a commencement date between 15 February and 30 June 2021;
    4. to new members on new memberships who have not previously held Australian Unity health insurance within 6 months of joining. (see further condition 2 below).
  2. This promotion is not available:
    1. to new members who purchase hospital only cover, Overseas Visitors Cover or Overseas Visitors Cover plus extras cover;
    2. to Australian Unity staff; or
    3. in conjunction with any other retail offer or promotion being run by Australian Unity at the same time except where those retail offers, or promotions are clearly expressed or communicated by Australian Unity to constitute or form part of a single offer.
  3. After satisfying condition 1 and 2 above, Australian Unity will waive 6-month optical extras waiting periods and all 2-month extras waiting periods required to be served under extras covers which have been purchased as part of this promotion. Unless specified by Australian Unity, all other waiting periods for all products still apply.
  4. If you are transferring from another fund we’ll take into consideration the amount you’ve claimed under your previous cover when we calculate your yearly limit for equivalent services under your new cover.
  5. This promotion can be withdrawn at any time by Australian Unity. Australian Unity reserves the right to change these offer conditions at any time without notice, and to apply the updated offer conditions to any policies purchased after the time when the conditions were updated.
  6. Australian Unity may request further information from any purchaser at its discretion in order to determine whether the purchaser is eligible for this promotion.