Southern Cross Healthcare

Online application for health insurance

Contact us

If you find any part of this application process difficult please:

  • contact your sales representative or health insurance adviser
  • call 0800 100 555 (8am - 5pm Monday-Friday); or
  • email Help@Southerncross.co.nz, and include a contact phone number if you wish.


At Southern Cross we care about your health

You can apply online now if you know:

  • which health insurance plan you want
  • who you want covered
  • what it costs

Applying could take 10 to 20 minutes depending on whether you need to answer any health questions. We aim to process your application within five working days unless we require further information, such as from your doctor, in which case processing may take longer.

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Before you start

Read this overview about what information you'll need before you start your application, and to guide your selections.

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