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About us

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

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Established in 1952, nib is one of Australia's fastest growing health funds.

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nib Group is a trusted international health partner, empowering our members to make better decisions and improve health outcomes through greater accessibility to affordable health services and information.

nib Group provides health and medical insurance to over 1.6 million Australian and New Zealand residents. We also provide health insurance to around 200,000 international students and workers in Australia.

In addition, we are a top three Australian travel insurer and global distributor of travel insurance through our business, nib Travel, providing financial protection and assurance to travellers wherever they are in the world.

Established in 1952, nib is one of Australia's fastest growing health funds.

More about our journey

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Our purpose is your better health and wellbeing. We deliver deep insight and guidance about how to best achieve personal health and wellbeing goals. We connect our members and travellers with a wide ecosystem of relevant health and wellbeing products, services, programs and providers. And we make it all accessible and affordable with insurance and other related financial protection and support.

Business Channels

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Australian Residents Health Insurance

As the health insurer of choice for more than one million Australian residents, we play a critical role in helping people access and afford healthcare as well as empowering them to better manage their health and wellbeing. Visit

Our GU Health business is Australia’s only established specialist corporate health insurer, providing health insurance plans to corporate groups.

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nib New Zealand

As the second largest health insurer in New Zealand, we provide a range of health insurance options for Kiwis and their families, as well as for New Zealand companies who want health insurance for their employees.


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Inbound Health Insurance

For students coming to Australia to study or workers migrating for employment, nib provides peace of mind and financial protection to cover any unexpected health needs through our Overseas Student Health Cover and Overseas Visitors Health Cover.

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nib Travel

Australia's third largest travel insurance distributor, nib Travel, provides travel insurance to keep customers travelling safely across the world.

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nib Thrive is nib Group’s National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) business. We know there are few greater opportunities for us to have a meaningful social impact than in keeping people healthy, and supporting people living with disability, achieve their goals and make a positive difference in their lives.  We’re doing this through innovative, human and digital solutions we plan to make a difference to people who seek convenience, accessibility and inclusion.