Super Visa insurance is made to cover the parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens or permanent residents (PR). Who want to travel to Canada and plan to stay for a certain duration; usually up to two years, without needing to renew their visa status.
A government requirement for getting a super visa is proof of Canadian medical insurance coverage, for a period of at least one year and for a minimum coverage amount of $100,000 to be submitted with the application.
In order for a parent or grandparent to obtain a Super Visa for Canada, they must firstly have a valid emergency medical travel insurance that was purchased from a Canadian insurance company. When submitting their Super Visa application, applicants need to provide proof that they have an emergency medical travel insurance that also:
• Has been valid for a at least 1 year.
• That covers hospitalization, emergency medical care and repatriation.
• Has a minimum coverage of $100,000 CAD for emergency medical coverage.
• Become Valid for each entry to Canada and available for review by a port of entry officer.
Monthly payment NO Longer Accepted by IRCC
Effective August 2 2022 , IRCC will no longer accept insurance submitted for Super Visa applications unless it has been paid in full. Installment payments are no longer accepted for Super visa medical insurance.
Who can Buy the Monthly Payment Insurance Plan ?
If you are already in Canada, the monthly payment plan may still be purchased or renewed. Visitors on the way to Canada or already in Canada, International Students, workers, nannies CAN PURCHASE the Annual Policy with the Monthly Payment Plan FOR up to 2 years .The great benefits of the monthly payment plan is that it may be canceled and the monthly payments will be stopped if : You received the governmental health card from your province OR you are going back home earlier than you planned . The refund and Cancellation of the medical insurance policy with the monthly payment plan is available EVEN if you had claims.