TuGo Vistors to Canada Platinum Plan

Hospital & Medical Insurance for visitors to Canada
and persons awaiting provincial health care

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VISITORS TO CANADA Online Quote-Application Form
  • If you can't use the online quote-application form, please download a PDF version of the page from the link below. Print it out, then fill in the information. Please send it to us by e-mail, fax or post. PDF Application Form >>
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Welcome to Canada, Here to visit ?

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Medical care is expensive in Canada. If you need medical treatment while visiting the country, it could cost you a lot. Canadian government doesn't pay visitors' medical expenses, and strongly recommends purchasing enough health insurance for your visit.

Welcome to Canada, Here to stay ?

Recently-arrived immigrants or returning Canadian residents may wait three months or more to receive government health coverage. Why take unnecessary risks? Protect yourself and your family.

Premium protection for you

Medical emergencies happen anytime and anywhere. Ensure a great stay with Visitors to Canada Platinum Emergency Travel Insurance. The enhanced benefits of this plan provide you and your loved ones superior emergency medical coverage while in Canada.

Eligibility

  1. You are over the age of 14 days old and have not reached the age of 90 years at the time of application.
  2. You are a visitor to Canada, an immigrant awaiting provincial government health care coverage, or a returning Canadian.
  3. The expenses you incur result from an acute, sudden and unexpected emergency.

We’ve got you covered

Highlights
  • Emergency Hospital/ Medical Insurance, up to $300,000 CAD
  • 24-hour Accident Insurance and Air Flight Insurance, up to $25,000 CAD
  • Worldwide travel coverage
  • Pre-existing condition coverage available

Benefits and Features

This insurance provides coverage for medical expenses incurred while travelling outside your country of permanent residence. Coverage is available for visitors to Canada, immigrants and returning Canadians awaiting provincial health care coverage.

Key BenefitsMaximum Limit
Maximum liabilityAvailable in $10,000 increments to a maximum of $300,000
Emergency medical treatment•Emergency medical treatment for sickness or injury whether in-patient or out-patient
•Services of physician, surgeon, anaesthetist, registered graduate nurse
•Private duty nursing
•X-rays and laboratory services
•Rental of essential medical appliances
Non-emergency treatmentUp to $3,000 if treatment is a direct result of the initial emergency
AmbulanceIncluding mountain and sea rescue
Prescription drugsUp to $10,000 or limit of a 30-day supply
Professional medical servicesUp to $500 per practitioner including a licensed physiotherapist, chiropractor, chiropodist, osteopath and podiatrist
Emergency air transportationUp to sum insured for air evacuation or airfare back to Canada or country of residence for treatment and medical attendant
Return of insured travelling companionOne-way economy airfare back to point of departure if insured is transported or repatriated back to Canada
Family transportationOne return economy airfare or ground transportation costs and up to $100 per day for meals and accommodation
Out of pocket expenses while hospitalized on scheduled return dateUp to $200 per day to a maximum of $2,000
Child careUp to $50 per day to a maximum of $500
Dental•Up to $4,000 for accident
•Up to $600 for dental pain
MaternityUp to $3,000 for pregnancy, childbirth or complications during the 9 weeks prior to the expected delivery date
Repatriation•Up to $12,000 for repatriation (excluding cost of a burial coffin)
•Up to $5,000 for burial/cremation at place of death (excluding cost of a burial coffin or urn)
Return of vehicleUp to $2,500
Accidental death and dismemberment•Up to $25,000 for air flight
•Up to $25,000 for 24-hour accident

* For complete details, refer to the policy wording. The language in this web page may differ from the official policy wording, which will prevail. Exclusions, limitations and conditions may apply.

Claims at TuGo

In a medical emergency, our Claims Representatives are here to assist you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Services available in 26 languages.

In Canada & USA 1-800-663-0399
From Mexico 001-800-514-9976
Outside N. America & Mexico 800-663-00399*
(Global toll-free)  

* To use this Global toll free service, first dial the international access code for the country you are in, then enter the 11-digit toll-free number as shown above. This service is not available in all countries. If you encounter problems accessing this service, please call us collect at (604) 278-4108.

Important Notes

Terms & Conditions

Visitors to Canada Platinum Emergency Travel Insurance

All persons insured are subject to the terms and conditions below.

This web page does not constitute the entire insurance policy, and the applicant(s) has been advised to read the policy booklet for full details of coverage and exclusions.

  • The eligibility requirements for the plan applied for are material to the risk for which insurance is sought. If the applicant(s) does not meet the eligibility requirements for the plan selected, or if there is any misrepresentation or concealment of or failure to disclose any facts or matters pertaining to the applicant(s) and that are the subject of the application form, then there shall be no insurance coverage provided.
  • The applicant(s) is aware that this insurance covers only Emergencies (as defined in the policy booklet) and may not cover expenses incurred after the applicant(s) is able to travel home for treatment. The applicant(s) is aware that Pre-existing Conditions (as defined in the policy booklet) are excluded in some circumstances and that further details are provided in the policy booklet.
  • In the event of a claim that may require or result in hospitalization, call Claims at TuGo immediately. From Canada & USA: 1-800-663-0399 From Mexico: 001-800-514-9976 Outside North America and Mexico: 800-663-00399** Worldwide collect: 604-278-4108 **To use this Global toll-free service, first dial the international access code for the country you are in, then enter the 11-dighit toll-free number as shown above. Service not available in all countries. If you encounter problems using this service, please call us collect 604-278-4108.
  • The applicant(s) hereby authorizes any hospital, physician or other person or organization that has records or knowledge of them, their health or medical history or other information relevant to the claim to provide that information to the Company (as defined in the policy booklet) and Claims at TuGo and the applicant(s) authorizes the Company and Claims at TuGo to use and disclose that information to determine whether any claim that may be made is covered by this policy or by another plan or policy.
  • The applicant(s) understands that the medical conditions disclosed on this application may not be covered and that details of when Pre-existing Conditions are covered are set out in the policy booklet.
  • The applicant(s) has not seen a physician or been to the hospital since their arrival in Canada, has not incurred any expenses for which they may claim under the policy, is in good health at the present time and has no intention of making a claim under the policy as of the date and time of this application. The applicant(s) understands that if this policy is purchased 60 days after their arrival in Canada, there is no coverage for Sickness occurring or arising during the first 48 hours from the effective date of this policy. The applicant(s) understands that if this policy is purchased more than 60 days after their arrival in Canada, there is no coverage for Sickness occurring or arising during the first 7 days from the effective date of this policy.

This online quote-application form is protected by secure SSL.

VISITORS TO CANADA Online Quote-Application Form
  • If you can't use the online quote-application form, please download a PDF version of the page from the link below. Print it out, then fill in the information. Please send it to us by e-mail, fax or post. PDF Application Form >>
  • Privacy Policy