What is Overseas Student Health Cover?
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is health insurance that provides cover to contribute towards the costs of:
Who is eligible for OSHC?
Overseas students are eligible for OSHC. You are an overseas student if you are:
Types of OSHC Covers
When an individual enters Australia on a student visa, he/she would have to arrange a health cover
When a student enters Australia with a dependent then he/she would have to arrange health cover for both the member (Primary and dependent).
When a student enters Australia with his/her family mostly including (spouse and children) then he/she would have to arrange health cover for the entire family.
Note: OSHC must cover student’s entire period of stay in Australia till his/her visa expiry date