Bupa Health Insurance

Entering the Australian market in 2002 with the goal to ‘prevent, relieve and cure sickness and ill-health of every kind’, Bupa has been committed to offer Australians a broad range of services to help improve the Nation’s health.
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What makes Bupa different?

  • For 75 years, Bupa has helped Australians prepare for life’s ups, downs, and the ups again.

  •  Bupa’s focus is you. They know that everybody’s needs are different and that life doesn’t just stand still, so they have specially designed their covers to suit a variety of life stages and budgets.

  • Managing your health is easier with a range of health information, tools, apps and health programs.


About Bupa

Bupa is a healthcare leader with health cover at its core, but it’s Bupa’s purpose that makes them different. They want their members to live longer, healthier, happier lives and to make a better world.  Today more almost 4 million Australians trust Bupa to provide them with affordable, high-quality health cover and it’s easy to see why. No matter what stage of life you’re at, Bupa offers a wide range of carefully tailored plans to help suit your needs.


Claiming Options:

It’s easy to use your extras cover with Bupa. You can claim:

  • On the spot by swiping your Bupa card (where available)

  • Manage your membership online with myBupa. Make claims anywhere, anytime and get your money back in 24 hrs

  • By post

  • At your local Bupa centre

For hospital claims, most hospitals send their bill directly to Bupa for payment. If you receive a hospital bill you can lodge your claim by post or at your local Bupa centre.


Why Choose Bupa?

  • With Bupa’s extensive Members First Network of dental, physio, chiro and podiatry providers and Optical Partners, you can look after your health and feel certain about how much money you’ll keep in your pocket.

  • Switch to Bupa and get more no gap medical experiences than the industry average. ~

  • Bupa Hospital cover starts from under $20 a week…so a trip to the Hospital won’t break the bank.*

  • Access to new discounts and offers on prescription glasses and contact lenses from our Optical Partners#

  • You can get through life’s ups and downs at your place. Bupa Hospital cover gives you access to care at home programs for Rehab, Chemo and more.^



*Basic Accident Only Hospital Cover. Base rebate tier for a single aged <65, $750 excess. Waiting periods apply.

^Available on eligible products. Waiting periods, fund, policy and program rules apply.

~APRA data as at FY 2020-21

Optical partners give you access to flexibility and choice as well as discounts and offers (up to your yearly limits). You can choose where to shop at over 400 locations Australia-wide and have access to offers that suit your individual optical needs. Details of these offers may change from time to time.

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