PHI 70/18 2019 Private Health Insurance Premium Round Announcement

Page last updated: 19 December 2018

PHI 70/18 2019 Private Health Insurance Premium Round Announcement (PDF 16 KB)

On 19 December 2018, the Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt MP, announced private health insurance premiums would increase on average by 3.25 per cent from 1 April 2019.

A copy of the Minister’s press release is available at the following link:
www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/health-mediarel-yr2018-hunt181.htm?OpenDocument&yr=2018&mth=12

A table of average increase by insurer is available from the Department’s website at the following link:
www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/privatehealth-average-premium-round