Who offers pet insurance in Australia?
Canstar’s most recent pet insurance star ratings report collated more than 2,600 quotes to compare 81 policies from 19 providers to determine which ones offer outstanding value for pet owners. To be eligible to be rated, a provider had to meet the following criteria:
- Had to be available directly to the consumer through its website and not just through an affiliated organisation, e.g. pet shop.
- Had to be a standalone cover, e.g. not pet cover as an additional extra to home and contents insurance.
The following pet insurance providers were included in our 2015 pet insurance comparison.
1300 Insurance was founded in 2008 as an affordable, Australian insurance provider for individuals, families and businesses. 1300 Insurance offer Accident Only cover (Protect), Accident and Illness cover (Pet Protect), and Comprehensive Accident, Illness and Routine Care cover. All of their insurance policies are available online without