More Kiwis are with us because we’re with them

We are proud to be NZ’s most trusted health insurance provider*. At Southern Cross we’ve got your whole family covered, whatever your needs.

Surgery and specialists
Cancer care
Diagnostic imaging and tests
Day-to-day healthcare
Critical illness

Your health is worth protecting

Health insurance provides peace of mind that you and your family can have faster access to medical treatment, when you need it most. Find the right cover for you.

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As a not-for-profit health insurer, we put your health and wellbeing first. Here’s why more than 870,000 Kiwis choose to be with Southern Cross Health Society.

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*Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands 2017-2020.

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“Your health is your wealth.”

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Your wellbeing matters

Your go-to wellness hub provides helpful advice to support your wellbeing at home and at work.

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More about Southern Cross

870,000
Kiwis trust us to look after their health.
1961
Our not-for-profit friendly society was established.
85c
of every dollar received in premiums was paid out in claims1.
72%
of all NZ health insurance claims are paid by Southern Cross*.
$972m
We paid $972 million1 towards healthcare for our members last year.
4,000
NZ businesses choose us as their health and wellbeing partner.

*Health Funds Association of NZ data, May 2020.
1Southern Cross Health Society claims data, year ended June 2020.

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