Manulife Visitors to Canada


Manulife  Travel Insurance for Visitors to Canada Insurance is one of the most popular companies.

Emergency Medical Plans: Plan A & Plan B

Manulife visitors to Canada benefits $15,000 / $25,000 / $50,000 / $100,000 / $150,000
Accidental Dental Repair $4,000
Dental Pain Relief Up to $300
Childcare Expenses Up to $300
Pregnancy Complications Coverage Up to sum insured
Out-of-pocket Expenses $150 a day up to $1,500
Paramedical Services of chiropractor, osteopath, etc. $500 per category
Bedside Companion Transportation Up to $3,000
Bedside Companion Accommodation Up to $300
Private Duty Nurse Up to sum insured
Follow Up Treatment Covered until a physician declares an end of emergency
Prescription Drugs Up to sum insured
Hospitalization Up to sum insured
Emergency Medical Care Up to sum insured
Laboratory Diagnostics / X-Ray Up to sum insured
Ambulance and Transportation Services Up to sum insured
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Up to $50,000
Return of Deceased $3,000
Cremation/Funeral Up to $3,000
Repatriation Economy Class ticket or Air Ambulance
Rental or Purchase of Medical Appliances
24-hour Travel Assistance Center
Trip Brakes and Side-Trips for Visitors to Canada

Trip-Breaks Benefit:

Trips brakes are available for Visitors to Canada, who would like to visit their home country without breaking the insurance coverage provided by Manulife. Please note that Manulife does not cover medical care costs incurred in your country of origin. In order to be eligible for a Trip Break benefit you have to contact Manulife Assistance Center.

Side-Trips Benefit:

Side-trips benefits are also available for Visitors to Canada as Manulife covers medical care costs for emergencies all around the world, except for your country of origin and any other territory, where you are or can become eligible for a government health care plan. To qualify for and receive the Side-Trips benefits you MUST physically remain in Canada for more than 50% of time set on your policy period.

Policy Wording:

Policy Wording represents a medical plan description, which provides you with a detailed information about the coverage, exclusions, limitations, premium refunds and more. Please read this policy carefully before you continue with the purchase.

Eligibility Requirements:

You are NOT eligible to receive medical emergency coverage from Manulife if:

– Age limit is not met. You are not yet 30 days or over 85 years old.
– Your physician advised you not to travel.
– You have been diagnosed with a terminal illness with less than 2 years to live.
– You have a kidney condition that requires dialysis.
– You have used home oxygen during the last 12 months (before the application date).
– You have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or any other form of dementia.
– You reside in a nursing home, home for the aged, other long term care facility or rehabilitation center.
– You require assistance with activities of daily living.
There are two medical emergency insurance plans available from Manulife Financial:

• Plan A: excludes coverage for stable pre-existing medical conditions.
– Family coverage is only available for Plan A (Up to 54 years old).

• Plan B: provides comprehensive coverage for pre-existing medical conditions that have been stable for the last 180 days prior to the effective date.


Waiting Period:

Waiting Period does not apply to any individuals, who have purchased their policies BEFORE arriving in Canada.

Waiting Period applies to any individuals, who purchase Manulife insurance policy after their arrival in Canada:

– 48-hour period if the insurance is purchased within the first 30 days of arrival in Canada.
– 8-day period if the insurance is purchased more than 30 days after arrival in Canada

Waiting period is applicable to all claims in case the insurance policy is purchased after you land in Canada.

Premium Refunds:

Note that no refunds request are approved in case you made any claims with Visitors to Canada medical emergency insurance from Manulife Financial.
Request a Full Refund if:
– An insurance plan from Manulife is cancelled any time before the effective date.
– Super Visa is not granted.
Request a Partial Refund if:
– Early Departure – return to your country of origin before the expiry date on your Manulife insurance policy. This particular refund is calculated from the day you have returned home.
– You become eligible for a Provincial medical insurance plan, while your Manulife policy is still active. Once you receive your government coverage, partial refund will be calculated starting from its effective date.

Pregnancy Complications Coverage:

Limited pregnancy insurance coverage is provided ONLY up to the 31st week of pregnancy,or in the 9 weeks BEFORE the expected delivery date, for the following complications:

– Premature birth
– Bleedings
– Abdominal pain
– Miscarriage

Important Notice: Pregnancy complications coverage is provided by both Plan A and Plan B offered by Manulife Financial. It comes as a supplementary feature to the standard package of medical emergency benefits.

Making a Claim with Manulife:

If it happens to be a medical emergency, you or someone on your behalf MUST notify the insurance company prior to making a claim in order to have it covered.

Policy Wording Brochure