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TRAVEL UPDATES: Review Government of Canada Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advisories.


  • March 16, 2020 - Please be assured that we continue to monitor call volumes, and will ensure that those experiencing a TRUE MEDICAL EMERGENCY are given priority over those wishing to submit trip cancellation claims or get updated policy information. Be assured we will continue to optimize our capabilities to support customers through this extraordinary situation. We continue to encourage travellers to consult public safety guidelines offered by the WHO, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and their government websites for the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 outbreak.
MANULIFE: Insurance Coverage
  • March 15, 2020 - Click here to read their statement re: Government Advisory to Return Home due to COVID-19.
  • March 13, 2020 - The Government of Canada issued a Level 3 Global Travel Advisory against all non-essential travel for every country. As a result Manulife will no longer cover medical expenses incurred as a result of COVID-19 in any travel, where the departure date is after March 16, 2020.
  • March 5, 2020 - Manulife has determined that COVID-19 is considered a known event and the applicable exclusion will be applied for all Trip Cancellation & Interruption Insurance policies issued ON OR AFTER March 5, 2020. Emergency medical coverage is not affected provided the insured has met the terms and conditions of their Manulife policy and that a travel advisory was not issued for the destination prior to their departure.

The Emergency Assistance Centre telephone numbers are meant for those experiencing a TRUE MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Please do not call the Emergency Assistance Centre with general questions about your policy.

The McLennan Group Travel Insurance offers simplified application and easier qualification. The result is better coverage and lower rates in more health categories. Our multi-trip annual plans and single trip daily plans offer multiple coverage options, value-added extras and much more.

  • Deductible options to save up to 45%, plus companion savings.
  • Optional trip cancellation and trip interruption insurance.
  • Flexibility to travel anytime and change dates without penalty.
  • Coverage available for unstable pre-existing conditions.

There’s no age limit and no medical questionnaire for travellers under the age of 55. And don’t worry if your travel plans change, because we offer extensions and top-up coverage. You’re protected with 24 hour worldwide emergency assistance and a $5 million Canadian policy maximum!

Our licensed brokers are qualified to help you understand all medical questions on your application.

They will offer advice on the right coverage for you, based on your health and travel plans. We want you to be properly insured.

Remember, travel insurance without proper coverage is like having no insurance at all.

Ask for your quote today!