GMS- Immigrates and Visitors to Canada


Please download the eligibility questionnaire attached and answer all the questions. Eligibility questions determine if an applicant can purchase a GMS Immigrants & Visitors to Canada Plan. Applicants must truthfully answer “no” to all questions. Questions are based on the age of the applicant.


In-Hospital Care: Hospital room and board charges, up to semi-private, and charges for intensive and coronary care

Medical Services: Treatment by a physician or surgeon

Diagnostic Services: X-rays and other diagnostic tests

Out-Patient Treatment: Out-patient medical emergency room charges

Repatriation: Up to $5,000 to transport you home for further medical treatment with pre-approval by GMS

Prescription Medication: Drugs and medication prescribed in an emergency situation

Ambulance: Use of a licensed road ambulance in a medical emergency, or use of an air ambulance or regularly scheduled airline if transferred for further in-hospital treatment

Health Practitioners: Charges for the use of an osteopath, physiotherapist, chiropractor, chiropodist, and/or podiatrist

Accidental Dental: Repair or replacement of natural teeth or the relief of dental pain

Return of Remains: Preparation and transportation to your country of origin, or the cost of cremation or burial at the place of death

Child Care: Licensed child care of dependant children if you are hospitalized due to a medical emergency

Travel Coverage Outside Canada: Coverage for side-trips up to 30 days to any country Wherever you are

Automatic Policy Extension: Coverage is extended to include 48 hours of in-transit travel between Canada and your country of origin and vice versa. If your plan expires while hospitalized, your coverage is extended for the period of hospitalization plus 72 hours after your discharge.


In the event of emergency or hospitalization, call toll free number at: 1-800-459-6604

Complete the attached Immigrants & Visitors to Canada Emergency Medical Claim Form in full, sign, and attach all requested documents. Mail the completed form along with applicable documents to the insurer’s claims administrator:

Allianz Global Assistance Claims Department

PO Box 277 Waterloo, ON Canada N2J 4A4