Health Insurance

Switching to Australian Unity

With your permission, we’ll contact your old health fund to cancel your cover.

We’ll also get them to send us the details we need to honour waiting periods you’ve already served plus calculate your payments with the correct Lifetime Health Cover (LHC) loading.

Your old fund will usually contact you to arrange payment of any refund owing. And if you’re paying them by direct debit, it’s a good idea to let your bank know you want to cancel this deduction.

The Australian Government guarantees “portability” protection for health insurance to make sure that you’re not disadvantaged when you switch health funds: