Give your pet the highest level of protection for accidents and illness

Your dog or cat is more than a pet – they are a trusted companion, faithful friend and beloved family member. That’s why you want to make sure they have the highest level of care if something goes wrong.

With our Top Accident & Illness Cover, you’ll be covered for up to 80% of your vet bills, which means you can afford to give your pet the treatment they deserve. Plus, when you add Routine Care to your cover, we’ll help you pay for your everyday pet care as well.

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What's Covered?

Up to $12,000 a year in eligible veterinary costs – from any licensed and registered vet in Australia

Up to 80% of the cost of treating injuries caused by accidents, including burns, snake bites, allergic reactions to insect bites (not including ticks and fleas) and car accidents

Up to 80% of the cost of treating a range of diseases, excluding pre-existing conditions and certain specified illnesses

Extra benefits, including overseas cover for your pet while travelling, tick paralysis treatment, emergency boarding and necessary euthanasia

Next day protection for accidental injury and full cover for illness after just 30 days

Optional cover for everyday routine care, including teeth cleaning, vaccinations and training

Lifetime cover for your pet when you insure them from 8 weeks old and younger than 9 years old as long as there are no gaps or breaks in cover

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For full details about your policy, download your copy of the Policy Booklet.

Why Australian Seniors

You and your family need insurance that delivers real value. With Australian Seniors, you get just that and more. 

Peace of mind

Enjoy the confidence of knowing that your policy is backed by the world’s leading underwriters.

Award-winning insurance

We’ve got years of experience, helping you to protect your family and assets with award-winning products and award-winning service.

Dedicated to seniors

We believe insurance should meet your needs, not someone else’s. That’s why we focus on providing the best possible cover for Australians over 50.

Backed by experience

We’ve been doing what we love for years, just like you. Put yourself in good hands with Australian Seniors.

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Pet Insurance Frequently Asked Questions

How old does my pet have to be for insurance?

You can get insurance for your dog or cat as soon as they are eight weeks old. For Top or Essential Accident & Illness Cover, your pet must be under nine years old to get cover. But for Accident Only Cover, there’s no maximum age for insuring your pet.

Will my pet be covered when it gets older?

Yes. Once you have insurance for your pet, you can keep renewing your policy with us for the rest of its life – as long as there isn’t a break in your cover.

Will I have to pay an excess?

No. There’s no excess to pay – so depending on your level of cover, you may get back up to 80% of all your eligible vet expenses.

Will my pet be covered if they’re not vaccinated?

Yes. If you prefer not to vaccinate your pet, you can still get cover with us. But if they become sick with a disease that could have been prevented by vaccination, we won’t cover any of the cost of their treatment.

Will my pet be covered for hereditary problems?

Yes. We’ll cover treatments for hereditary or congenital problems as long as your pet doesn’t have symptoms before you take out your policy or during any waiting periods. (subject to normal exclusions, as set out in the Policy Booklet)

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To find out how little it can cost you to provide quality care and treatment for your pet, talk to our friendly, Australian-based customer service team today. You can get a quote over the phone in minutes – call us on 1300 674 590.