The benefits of being with Bupa

Why choose Bupa?

At Bupa, it’s our purpose that makes us different – helping our members to live longer, healthier, happier lives. 

We care for over 4 million Australians and can draw on over 65 years’ experience, so you can feel confident knowing your health is in good hands.

  • strength in numbers with bupa’s oshc

    Strength in numbers

    We draw upon our local and international knowledge and expertise to provide Australians and New Zealanders with high quality health and care services, support and advice.

  • meet visa requirements with oshc

    Meet visa requirements

    You’ll get 100% visa compliant cover and receive your visa verification letter instantly when you sign with Bupa.

  • oshc hospital cover

    24-Hour Student Advice Line

    We can provide advice and assistance, in 180 languages, for a range of situations including medical, home and property inquiries and general tax and legal enquiries.

  • oshc bupa doctors available

    Bupa-friendly doctors

    Bupa-friendly doctors – also known as Direct Billing doctors – have agreements with Bupa where they will send your bill directly to us. This helps to reduce or eliminate any payment you would normally need to make on the day of your appointment. 

  • oshc hospital network is extensive

    Bupa hospital network

    You’ll have access to our extensive private hospital network and, in many instances, can be sure of the costs for your treatment up front.

  • oshc bupa member benefits available to customers

    Members exclusives with Bupa Plus

    To help you stay healthy and happy, we offer a great range of discounts on entertainment, experiences and fun in your new home town. Learn more.