All You Need To Know About Super Visa Insurance


Super Visa Insurance

All You Need To Know About Super Visa Insurance Canada

The parent(s) or grandparent(s) of Canadian citizens or permanent residents have an easier expedient option to visit their loved ones in Canada with Super Visa. Although, it allows the visitors to stay in the country for up to 2 years in a go unlike the multiple entry visa, without renewing their status. Super visa can be single or multiple entry valid for up to 10 years. Super visa insurance requirements are detailed below.

Super Visa Insurance

One of the important requirements for obtaining Super Visa for Canada is Medical Insurance. The Super Visa applicants are basically required to submit a proof claiming that they have purchased the private medical insurance from a Canadian Insurance Company.  Each visitor needs to have a separate insurance coverage. The policy must be valid for each entry to the country and must be readily available for review by a port of entry officer.

Super Visa Insurance requirements

The Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has specified a few Super visa Insurance requirements with respect to medical insurance of the applicants who want to travel on Super Visa. These are:

  • The policy has to be valid for a minimum period of 1 year from the date of entry to Canada.
  • The minimum coverage should be $100,000.
  • Must be issued from a Canadian Insurance company
  • Must cover hospitalization, repatriation and healthcare.
  • Valid for each entry to Canada

The insurance requirements must be met, in case the applicant decides to extend his stay for more than one year and will also need to purchase a new policy.

What does Super Visa Insurance cover?

Super Visa Insurance covers the Emergency Medical Travel Insurance which includes Emergency physician needs, health care hospitalization, prescription drugs, repatriation etc. Nevertheless, additional benefits can also be purchased.

The Need for Super Visa Insurance

The health benefits in Canada could be very expensive should there is an emergency due to either an accident or sickness. Insurance coverage may thus be beneficial to the applicant to cover the cost for such uncalled situations. Insurers may also pay directly to the hospital in such cases. Thus it makes the claim reimbursement and settlement process much faster eliminating any financial burden on the sponsoring family.

How to apply for Super Visa Insurance?

To purchase or to gain more information, please contact us here and someone can call you within few minutes. You can also compare the quotes here and benefits of each plan. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions, you may also be able to get coverage for those depending upon how stable your condition(s) is, the plan type and/or the company you choose.

However, there is no medical examination to purchase this insurance. Simply check your eligibility to purchase and select the plan which satisfies your needs. We can help you if you have any concerns. Simply call/sms us at 647-280-2799 or email at

What are pre-existing illnesses or conditions?

The pre-existing illnesses means any sort of injury, sickness, or medical condition, whether or not diagnosed by a physician

  • for which the applicant revealed any signs or symptoms,
  • for which the applicant needed or received any medical consultation,
  • or those which existed before the effective date of the coverage.

Depending on the pre-existing illnesses, the terms and conditions of the policy, these disorders may not sometimes be covered. However, there are insurance companies which offer plans that cover the pre-existing illnesses of the visitors. Conditions should have remained stable for a certain period of time before departure from their home country though.

Finally, it is important to read the entire policy to be aware of the conditions relating to coverage along with the probable exclusions that may apply.

You can compare quotes from multiple insurance companies here.

For more details, visit the Government of Canada's Parent and Grandparent Super Visa website.

For more information or to get a free quote, please visit Super Visa insurance