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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Join NZ’s most trusted health insurer*

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.


*Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands 2017-2022.

Stevie’s story

Southern Cross health insurance was there to help Stevie with unexpected health issues, and now helps her keep healthy and living life to the fullest.

Stevie's story

Your policy, your way

The ‘My Southern Cross’ app is your pocket-sized healthcare partner. Check benefit balances, request prior approval and make instant claims whenever, wherever.

*Only registered policyholders can make claims or request prior approvals.

Last year we paid $1.099 billion1 towards healthcare for our members.
1. Southern Cross Health Society claims data, year ended June 2021.
87c of every dollar received in premiums was paid out in claims.1
1. Southern Cross Health Society claims data, year ended June 2021.
73% of all NZ health insurance claims were paid by Southern Cross.*
* Based on data provided by the Financial Services Council.

Your wellbeing matters

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

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