Super Visa Insurance Canada for Visiting Parents and Grandparents

Super Visa Insurance for Parents and Grandparents Visiting Canada

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Visitors to Canada Super Visa Insurance

Super visa insurance is a type of visitors to Canada emergency medical health insurance for parents and grandparents who wish to visit their loved ones in Canada through the government’s super visa program.

What is Super Visa?

Super visa is a visa type for visitors to Canada who are parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens and/or residents who wish to visit and stay with their loved ones in Canada for a longer period than the usual time-frame that a regular visitor to Canada visa would allow.

As a super visa holder, parents and grand parents visiting their loved ones in Canada can stay up to two years at a time without leaving the country or applying for visa extension or renewal.

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Super Visa Insurance CIC Requirements

A parent or grandparent who wishes to obtain a super visa is required to have in-place, a valid emergency medical insurance with an insurance benefit of not lower than $100,000.00 (CAD) for a term of not lesser than one year or 12 months beginning the expected date of arrival in Canada.

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How Much Does Super Visa Insurance Cost?

Super visa insurance costs generally depends on the age of the visitor or the person being insured.

Just like any other insurance product, a super-visa insurance’s cost depends on the risk that the insurance company takes.

The younger and healthier the visitor is, the lesser the risk; hence, the lesser the costs.

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A Super visa travel insurance is generally a visitor to Canada insurance, with a few twist such as the following:

  1. You have to implement the super visa travel insurance before you apply for a super-visa as it is part of the CIC requirements.
  2. The benefit amount shouldn’t be lower than $100,000.00 CAD
  3. The coverage must be valid for at least 1-year from the expected date of arrival in Canada.

Super Visa Insurance Winnipeg

There are various ways that you can implement or buy super visa insurance in Winnipeg for your visiting parents (or grandparents), you just have to make sure that the super visa medical insurance you’re acquiring meets the CIC  travel insurance requirement for the super visa you or your loved ones are applying for.

The fastest and easiest way is to simply buy your super visa insurance online; our online quotation and travel insurance portal allows you to quote and purchase your super visa insurance policy in just a few clicks through our travel insurance partner.

Getting an online quote and purchasing a super visa insurance online is all electronic, which means that it can be done from anywhere in the world. All you need is an internet connection, a tablet, laptop or a desktop computer (or even your smartphone).

This is specially useful if you don’t have the time to meet with an insurance advisor even if you’re in Winnipeg.

An electronic super visa insurance application also lets you quote and purchase your travel insurance if you yourself is the visiting parent or grandparent right from your home country.

If on the other hand, you are someone who prefer speaking to a super visa insurance broker or advisor, booking an appointment for a face to face meeting may work best for you.

Either way, we can help you implement a super visa insurance in Winnipeg or other areas within Manitoba.

What Does Super Visa Insurance Cover

We receive a lot of questions about visitors to Canada and super visa insurance but one of the most important is:

What does super visa insurance cover?

The most important thing to keep in mind is that a super visa insurance and a visitor to Canada insurance are both emergency medical health insurance coverage. 

As such a super visa insurance covers emergency medical costs for super visa holders who are technically, visitors to Canada and are therefore not covered by Canada’s provincial universal healthcare systems.

Our visitor to Canada provider of choice offers two super visa medical insurance plans which are as follows:

  1. Essential Plan (<= click to download brochure, will open in a new tab)
  2. Premier Plan (<= click to download brochure, will open in a new tab)

Essential Plan

An Essential Super Visa Insurance Plan is best suited for visitors to Canada who are in good health and prefers a low-cost visitor insurance coverage. It offers the following emergency travel insurance coverage:

  • Emergency medical of up to $150,000.00 (plan limit). Please note that ages 70 to under 86 years of age during the entire
    Period of Coverage may only purchase Plan Limits
    up to $100,000.
  • Hospitalization
  • 30-days prescription medication up to $1,000.00
  • Emergency dental
    • Injury – $2,000.00
    • Non-injury pain – $300.00
  • Repatriation of remains – $10,000.00
  • Cremation / Burial at destination – $4,000.00
  • Follow up visit – $1,000.00

Note: This is a brief description of Essential Plan coverage, for a complete list of coverage, limitations, exclussions, terms and conditions, please download the Essential Plan Policy Wording.


Premiere Plan

  • Essential Plan coverage plus additional benefits
  • Accidental death and dismemberment up to $100,000.00
  • Benefits available to some pre-existing disease
  • 30-days prescription medication up to $10,000.00
  • Emergency dental 
  • Injury – $4,000.00
  • Non-injury pain – $500.00
  • Repatriation of remains – $16,000.00
  • Cremation / Burial at destination – $6,000.00
  • Follow-up visits – $3,000.00

Note: This is a brief description of Premiere Plan coverage, for a complete list of coverage, limitations, exclussions, terms and conditions, please download the Premier Plan Policy Wording.


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