New Zealand is a relatively small country with a unique history and beautiful natural scenery. With its mild climate, summer starts in December till the end of February, while winter falls in June. New Zealand has approximately 4.4 million population. New Zealanders are well known for their friendliness and laidback nature.
Healthcare in New Zealand
Healthcare system in New Zealand is generally good and getting seen by a doctor is usually easy. Public hospitals and private clinics are both available in New Zealand. Residents at New Zealand benefit from free or low cost from the public health system. Non-residents can use healthcare treatments and services at a cost. Expats should get medical insurance from their home country.
Insurance for Expatriates in New Zealand
If you are residing in New Zealand, it is vital that you obtain a global medical insurance policy that will cover you both in New Zealand and outside the country. Adequate life and disability coverage is also a good idea.
Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in New Zealand:
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Group Expat Insurance Plans
If you require a quote for insurance coverage for expats in New Zealand, contact Expat Financial today for a quote and to discuss your New Zealand expatriate health insurance requirements.