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About Us

We believe health insurance should be easy to understand, simple to use and most of all good value.

Who we are

nib is one of Australia's fastest growing health insurers providing health and medical insurance to over one million Australian and New Zealand residents.

We also provide private health insurance cover to more than 130,000 international students and workers in Australia as well as offering international health insurance to expats working and travelling overseas.

In addition, we operate Australia's third largest travel insurer and global distributor, World Nomad's Group.

Our vision

nib is a leading financier and facilitator of healthcare with a reputation for product innovation, value for money, awesome customer service, being an employer of choice, a good corporate citizen and delivering strong shareholder returns.

Our mission

To exist to help people access and afford world class healthcare when and where needed.

Our journey

While a lot has changed since we were established back in 1952, our mission to help people afford healthcare when and where needed with world class products and service remains the same.

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More about our journey

While a lot has changed since we were established back in 1952, our mission to help people afford healthcare when and where needed with world class products and service remains the same.

Explore our history

Business Channels

IMAN

We also provide private health insurance cover in Australia to almost 20,000 international workers. Our IMAN Australian Health Plans help migrant workers meet the Department of Immigration requirements for 457 visas.

OSHC

We entered the market for international students in 2010 with the launch of our nib Overseas Students Health Cover range. Specifically designed for students, nib’s OSHC private health insurance helps pay for medical and hospital treatment for students studying in Australia.

nib global health

nib global health was launched in 2014, to provide New Zealanders with international health insurance for travelling and working overseas. It’s the first international private medical insurance product offered by nib, with plans to expand the product into Australia within the next 18 months.