Number of people on your visa

Frank Minimum Working Visa cover is the fast way to get the visa compliance letter for your working visa application

People
AUD
per
Get your health insurance visa compliance letter in 10 minutes

Switching to Frank

If you're already in Australia but are currently with another health fund, switching your overseas visitor health cover to Frank could save you money.

When considering health cover it's important to balance coverage and price. Here's how Frank stacks up against the competition. This information in this table is indicative and provided for general information only.

How does Frank compare?

Frank

Allianz

Australian Unity

HIF

Iman

Bupa

HBF

Medibank Private

Cover name

Minimum Working Visa Cover

Budget Visitors Cover

Budget Workers Cover

Essentials Cover

Budget Cover

Essential Visitors Cover

Working Visa Hospital Cover

Working Visa Hospital Insurance

Price (monthly, single)

$75.00

$77.42

$79.95

$83.10

$86.59

$95.76

$104.00

$117.20

Meets 457 and 485 visa requirements

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick

Public hospital accommodation

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick

Private hospital accommodation

Tick Restricted Cross Cross Tick Tick Restricted Tick

Specialist and Doctors Fees (in hospital)

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick

Doctors (GP) services (out of hospital)

Cross Cross Cross Cross Cross Tick Cross Cross

Pharmaceutical drugs (under PBS)

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick

Medical Repatriation cover

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Cross Restricted

Pregnancy and Related services

Restricted Restricted Tick Restricted Restricted Restricted Restricted Restricted

Ambulance cover (medically necessary)

Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick Tick

Optical and Dental cover

Cross Cross Cross Cross Cross Cross Cross Cross

Excess per person

$500 excess per person and $100 co-payment for a private room

nil

nil 

nil

nil

nil

$300 excess per person each year

$300 excess per person each year

Legend

Tick Covered
Cross Not Covered
Restricted Partial Coverage

This visa health insurance comparison was made on 26/11/2014 based on a review of the major Australian health funds that offer health insurance for 457 visa holders. Price of policies and benefits are subject to change and while this is reviewed regularly, we recommend that you verify the individual price and benefits prior to making a final purchase. Information provided is indicative and should be used for general information only.

Detailed information about the Frank Minimum Working Visa Cover is available on this website. For information about the covers from other funds please refer to their relevant policy brochure for full cover information.

How to switch

If you're thinking about switching to Frank, here's how to do it:

  1. Join Frank online through this website.
  2. Where prompted, indicate that you already have overseas health cover and want to switch to Frank.
  3. As soon as you're a Frank member the Frank team will contact your old fund on your behalf to cancel your old policy.
  4. That's it! You will not be without health insurance cover during the transition – the switch is immediate – and you may even receive a refund of any outstanding premium from your old fund.

All the information you need to make a decision about Frank's Minimum Working Visa cover is available on this website, but if you have any personal or specific questions about coverage or your situation please contact us via email, webchat or phone.

Number of people on your visa

Frank Minimum Working Visa cover is the fast way to get the visa compliance letter for your working visa application

People
AUD
per
Get your health insurance visa compliance letter in 10 minutes