PHI 26/15

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about Lifetime Health Cover

Page last updated: 07 May 2015

Printable version of 26/15 (PDF 104 KB)

7 May 2015

2015 Lifetime Health Cover Direct Mailout

The purpose of this circular is to advise that the 2015 Lifetime Health Cover (LHC) Mailout was lodged with Australia Post on 4 May 2015. The Australian Government Department of Human Services estimates that the 2015 mailout will go to approximately 199,000 uninsured people approaching 1 July following their 31st birthday and 64,000 new migrants. Mailout recipients have been sent a personalised letter with a factsheet on the reverse side advising them of their LHC base day and providing them with information on LHC.

Further information about private health insurance and LHC can be found on the Private Health website or by calling 1800 307 446 (free call). Interpreters are available upon request.

Consumers wanting to update their Medicare information should contact the Australian Government Department of Human Services direct on 13 20 11.

If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch.

For more information visit 2015 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars.

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