About Cover-More New Zealand travel insurance Woman overlooks sunset on the beach Peace of mind during a vacation covered by Cover-More travel insurance.

Every year, more than 2.2 million people choose Cover-More Travel Insurance.

Formerly known as Travelsure, Cover-More Travel Insurance has been providing travellers in New Zealand with high-quality travel insurance cover and round-the clock customer service for many years.

Although we manage millions of policies and thousands of claims each year, we treat each customer with the individual care they deserve.

All our customers have access to 24 hour emergency assistance regardless of where they are in the world.

Munich RE:

Our policies are underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE trading as Great Lakes New Zealand ("Great Lakes") a limited liability company incorporated in Germany. 

Great Lakes New Zealand, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Munich Re Group, is the insurer.

The Munich Re Group operates worldwide with:

  • Gross Written Premium of around €50.4 billion
  • Investments of around €215.1 billion

Figures correct for financial year 2015. For more information refer to www.munichre.com.

Financial strength rating

An insurance company's financial strength can be defined as the company's claims paying ability, that is, its ability to meet its obligations towards customers. Munich Re has been award robust ratings by the leading rating organisations. Because Great Lakes is a wholly owned subsidiary of Munich Re Group, it enjoys the same rating.

As at 19th October 2016, Great Lakes enjoys the AM Best Company's financial strength rating of A+ (Superior). This rating is lodged with the Registrar of Companies and is reviewed annually. Please refer to the Munich Re group website at www.munichre.com for the latest rating.

To find out more, a detailed pamphlet is available from the Ministry of Economic Development - Insurance and Superannuation unit, entitled 'A Guide to the Insurance Companies (Rating & Inspections) Act 1994'. To view the guide, go to business.govt.nz.

Physical address:

Cover-More Travel Insurance
Level 7
Tower 2
205 Queen Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand

Postal address:

P.O. Box: 105-203
Auckland City 1143
New Zealand

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