Worldcare is a New Zealand-based travel insurance provider offering travel insurance to New Zealanders for more than 10 years. Our great value travel insurance is both comprehensive and affordable, ensuring you can relax and enjoy your holiday knowing you are in safe hands. Our mission is to provide New Zealand travellers with the level of care, expertise and professionalism you deserve, throughout all our interactions with you.
Our experienced Auckland sales support team are on hand to answer your queries - whether you have a general question, need to make an insurance claim, or require emergency assistance - one phone call to Worldcare is all it takes.
Canstar awarded Worldcare as the 2016 Best Provider for Outstanding Value - Trans Tasman Travel Insurance.
Our Emergency Medical Assistance
Our emergency medical assistance provider is Allianz Global Assistance - part of the international Allianz Global Assistance Group, the largest assistance provider in the world. With over 60 years expertise responding to medical emergencies around the globe, Allianz Global Assistance have proven time and again that they have the size, reach and capabilities to help if you need emergency medical care.
Allianz Global Assistance maintains 40 round-the-clock operation centres in 25 countries, spanning all continents. Its staff of over 13,000 people speak 40 languages, and are supported by a worldwide network of over 400,000 service providers, including medical professionals and institutions, airline, rail and travel companies. Whatever emergency medical support our customers require, Allianz Global Assistance are able to provide it.
Our policies are underwritten by Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd, one of the world's leading insurance companies. When you are travelling, you want assurance that a quality underwriter is able to cover your needs. Allianz is one of the largest insurance and financial services companies in the world, ensuring they can manage the financial costs of claims, no matter how large.
The CANSTAR 5 Star Rating was awarded on 13th March 2016 for Outstanding Travel Insurance, for Trans-Tasman travel.
We provide insurance cover to you on the basis that you are a resident of New Zealand, you intend to return to New Zealand after your journey, you will purchase your policy in New Zealand before you start your journey and the start date on your policy reflects the date you leave your residence in New Zealand to start your journey. Full Terms and Conditions Apply.
This insurance is issued and managed by AWP Services New Zealand Limited trading as Allianz Global Assistance and underwritten by Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850 (Incorporated in Australia) trading as Allianz New Zealand. You should consider the Policy Wording before making any decisions about this travel insurance policy.
For further information on Allianz Australia Insurance Limited's financial strength rating, please refer to the following Financial Strength Rating and Overseas Policy Holder Preference Disclosure Notice.
Allianz Australia Insurance Limited has an AA- insurer financial strength rating given by Standard & Poor's (Australia) Pty Limited.
The rating scale* in summary form is:
AAA Extremely Strong, BBB Good, CCC Very Weak
AA Very Strong, BB Marginal, CC Extremely Weak
A Strong, B Weak, R Regulatory Action
Plus (+) or minus (-): Ratings from "AA" to "CCC" may be modified by the addition of a plus (+) or minus (-) sign to show relative standings within the major rating categories.
*A full description of the rating scale is available via www.allianz.co.nz/insurer-rating.
An overseas policyholder preference applies. Under Australian law, if Allianz Australia Insurance Limited is wound up, its assets in Australia must be applied to its Australian liabilities before they can be applied to overseas liabilities. To this extent, New Zealand policyholders may not be able to rely on Allianz Australia Insurance Limited's Australian assets to satisfy New Zealand liabilities.