Terms and Conditions

6 weeks free & no 2 month or optical waiting periods on extras

A. Get 6 weeks free when you join hospital and extras (18 May – 30 June 2020)

  1. This offer only applies to people who purchase and commence an Australian Unity hospital and extras cover through either the Australian Unity call centre, via the Australian Unity website or via an aggregator or comparator call centres/websites, between 18 May and 30 June 2020 where the policies purchased have a commencement date between 18 May and 30 June 2020.
  2. After complying with paragraph 1 above, and subject to paragraph 3 below, the purchaser may receive one x 6 weeks free on their combined hospital and extras cover. Limit of one 6 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. This offer is not available to new members who take out hospital only cover, extras only cover or Overseas Visitors Cover. This offer is not available to Australian Unity staff.
  4. The 6 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. The 6 weeks free will not be applied on any policies that are in arrears. The 6 weeks free offer is applied to your policy by advancing the date you are paid up to, i.e. moving it forward 6 weeks. The 6 weeks free will be applied to policies between 65-75 days since the policy commencement date to allow for data and processing time.
  5. 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.
  6. This offer can be altered or withdrawn at any time by Australian Unity. Australian Unity reserves the right to change these offer conditions at any time without notice.
  7. 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 (17 February – 30 June 2020)

  1. This promotion is only available to:
    1. members who purchase Australian Unity hospital and extras cover;
    2. through either the Australian Unity call centre/website, or aggregator or comparator call centre/website;
    3. between 17 February and 30 June 2020, where the policies purchased have a commencement date between 17 February and 30 June 2020;
    4. new members on new memberships (see further condition 2 below).
  2. This promotion is not available:
    1. to new members who purchase extras only cover, hospital only cover or Overseas Visitors 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 above, Australian Unity will waive 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. This promotion can be altered or withdrawn at any time by Australian Unity and Australian Unity reserves the right to change these offer conditions at any time without notice.
  5. Australian Unity may request further information from any purchaser at its discretion in order to determine whether the purchaser is eligible for this promotion.