Bronze Visitors 

Bronze Visitors is a basic level of cover that meets the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) working visa requirements. It provides benefits towards cost of selected medical treatments only when admitted to a hospital while in Australia. No benefits are provided for out of hospital services like doctors visits or pharmaceuticals. Single Bronze Visitors Hospital cover from $14.62 (AUD) per week. Minimum payment is monthly.



Bronze Visitors will cover you for:

  • Accommodation for overnight, same day and intensive care for private or shared room in agreement private hospitals and public hospitals. An excess applies – see excess section.
  • Theatre fees covered in agreement private hospitals except for restricted services or exclusions.
  • Supplied pharmaceuticals approved by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) and provided as part of your in-hospital treatment.
  • Boarder accommodation covers 100%, up to $160 per admission, if not included in hospital agreement.
  • Emergency ambulance services when transported directly to a hospital or treated at the scene due to an accident or medical emergency. Transport must be provided by a State Government ambulance service or a private ambulance service recognised by CBHS Corporate Health (such as Royal Flying Doctor Service).
  • Hospital Services where a Medicare benefit would apply to the service if the service had been provided to the holder of a valid Medicare card.
  • In hospital medical expenses related to providers e.g. fees from doctors, surgeons, anaesthetists, pathology, imaging etc. Covered for all services eligible for benefits from Medicare up to 100% of the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) fee, where Medicare benefit would apply to the service if the service had been provided to the holder of a valid Medicare card. This applies to services you receive as an admitted hospital patient.
  • Access Gap Cover is where a provider chooses to participate under an arrangement with the fund. CBHS Corporate Health covers up to 100% of an agreed amount in excess of the MBS fee which reduces or eliminates your out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. surgeons, anaesthetists, pathology, imaging fees etc). Benefits are limited to those where a Medicare benefit would apply to the service if the service had been provided to the holder of a valid Medicare card.
  • Surgically implanted prostheses to at least the minimum benefit specified in the prostheses list under Private Health Insurance legislation.
  • Repatriation The benefit is for one one-way repatriation, per membership, per calendar year, up to a maximum of $10,000 if the member becomes terminally ill or suffers a life altering injury, including the return of mortal remains.
* Check the 'What's partially covered' for a list of the restricted services.

Download Bronze Visitors Product Sheet
When deciding if this product is right for you, please refer to the CBHS Corporate Health Health Benefit Fund Rules. This information should be read carefully and retained.