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Every year, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents invite their parents and grandparents to visit Canada under the Super Visa program, which requires all applicants to have a proper medical emergency insurance policy.

We offer the best rates for Super Visa insurance delivered by the most reputable Canadian health and travel insurance providers!

What is Super Visa Insurance?

Super Visa health insurance, also called travel and visitors insurance for Super Visa, is designed to cover medical emergency treatment costs incurred while a Super Visa holder resides in Canada or is on a side-trip in another country, provided that the majority of the insurance coverage period is spent in Canada.

What are Super Visa Insurance Requirements?

One of the official application requirements is private Canadian health insurance for Super Visa. Therefore, it is essential for the applicant to send proof of Super Visa medical insurance coverage along with the rest of the documents in order to be approved for the program.

Super Visa Insurance Canada must:

– Be valid for at least 1 year at the moment you send the application to CIC
– Cover health care, hospitalization and repatriation
– Provide a minimum coverage of $100,000
– Be valid for each entry to Canada and available for review by a Point of Entry (POE) officer
– Be purchased from a private Canadian insurance company

Important Notice: Proof of adequate Super Visa Insurance is required by Citizenship and Immigration Canada, as a part of the Super Visa program, in order to accommodate the immediate needs for medical assistance of a visa holder.

Super Visa Insurance Monthly Payment

Decided to apply for a Super Visa, but the insurance cost is a little too much? You are very welcome to get the flexibility you need with a Super Visa insurance Monthly Payment Plan offered by the 21 Century.

Monthly Plan for Super Visa insurance is approved by the CIC office and offers you an easy pre-authorized month-to-month payment basis for the specified period of coverage.

Learn more about the Super Visa insurance Monthly Premium Plan by clicking on the button below or ask our Insurance Advisors.

Monthly Payment Option

How to buy medical insurance for Super Visa? Just follow these 4 steps and receive your insurance certificate right away! Buying the best Super Visa insurance has never been easier!

Get a Quote: Use our online calculator to view all available options from the Super Visa medical insurance providers in Canada we work with to get your Super Visa insurance quote. Once you select an applicant’s age, total amount of coverage, whether or not a person has any pre-existing medical conditions as well as a Deductible, you will see the Super Visa insurance cost online on our website.

Select a Plan: From the list of quotes for Super Visa Insurance provided, choose a suitable plan and click on the Plan Details button by the right-hand side. Once you are re-directed to the chosen insurance company’s profile, you will see a detailed plan description as well as the Super Visa insurance price for each total coverage and the deductible amounts that are offered by the insurance plan of your choice.

Review Your Coverage: Take a look at the Super Visa health insurance rates and coverage details before you proceed with your purchase. You will find all the necessary information on each Super Visa insurance plan by reviewing the Policy Wording that is available for each offered insurance policy on our website. Click on the “Buy Insurance” or “Buy Online” button to proceed.

Application/Purchase: The final step is application and payment. Filling out an application form should take only 5 to 10 minutes. You will be asked to enter some basic personal information such the date of birth, effective and expiry date for the insurance as well as your address in Canada. All that is left is to complete the purchase using your credit card. Once the payment is processed, your Super Visa Insurance Policy will be sent by email within a few minutes.

Depending on the Super Visa insurance policy, certain features such as eligibility requirements, Super Visa insurance cost and etc. may be different. However, we have done our best to create a comprehensive summary of health benefits that are provided by the Super Visa medical emergency insurance Canada.

Important Notice: Super Visa insurance for parents and grandparents ONLY provides medical emergency-based coverage. This excludes regular physical examinations, routine doctor and clinic visits as well as other associated cases of seeking medical attention that are not considered urgent according to each specific Policy Wording of the given Canadian insurance company.

The following is covered by Super Visa insurance

– Hospital Accommodation
– Ambulance Services
– Emergency Air Transportation
– Emergency and Accidental Dental
– Prescription drugs
– Diagnostics and X-rays
– Medical Services and Hospitalization
– Repatriation (Emergency Home Return)
– Accidental Death and Dismemberment
– Visits to a Medical Specialist
– Follow up Treatment
– Nursing Care
– Cremation/Burial
– Medical Appliances Rental or Purchase

Side-trips to other countries are also covered under the Super Visa Canada health insurance as long as you are not visiting the country of your origin nor any other place, where you are eligible for Government health care. However, in order to be eligible for this you MUST remain in Canada for a certain amount of time depending on your chosen plan.

For a detailed coverage description please read the Policy Wording of your chosen insurance plan.

Still not sure what to do? Here is a list of our FAQ’s; click the question to unveil the answer

A: Super Visa medical emergency insurance is required to be submitted by all Super Visa applicants along with the application package to the Citizen and Immigration Canada office (CIC).
A: You can always buy Super Visa medical insurance online through our website or drop by our office in Vancouver to make a purchase in person.
A: As you know, the cost of Super Visa medical insurance varies depending on several factors such as the amount of coverage, applicant’s age, deductible, etc. In order to get an exact price on a Canadian medical insurance plan for Super Visa all you need to do is use our interactive calculator above.
You will see a list of available options that are sorted according to the information you have provided. If you are looking for the cheapest Super Visa insurance plan, you will be happy to see what we have to offer.
A: It is mandatory that medical insurance for the Super Visa program is purchased from a private Canadian insurance company, valid for no less than 1 year and must have at least $100,000 worth of total coverage. It is also essential that the policy covers hospitalization, repatriation and emergency medical care.
You can review the insurance requirements for Super Visa on the first tab of this page called “Overview”.
A: Yes, you must maintain $100,000 medical emergency coverage at all times while in Canada as well as if you re-enter the country. You may be asked to present proof of your medical insurance coverage at the Canadian border. The Super Visa insurance price will largely depend on the total amount of coverage you choose.
A: Yes. Most Super Visa eligible insurance plans do come with a special benefit that covers pre-existing medical conditions that have been stable for a certain amount of time, which is set by the insurance provider of your choice.
A: Yes, you will receive a full premium refund in case Super Visa is not granted. You will need to submit a Refund Form along with a copy of the rejection letter.
A: In case of early departure, you will be partially reimbursed for the unused time on the policy period, if there were no claims made. For instance, if you only stay in Canada for 3 months and did not have any claims, you will be eligible for a 9-month refund.
A: Yes, there is a single insurance company in Canada that offers a Monthly Payment Plan that is designed specifically for Super Visa applicants.
This plan has been approved by the Canadian Government and can be used as proof of medical coverage that is required for Super Visa.
A: Unfortunately, the cost of medical insurance for Super Visa is not considered tax deductible by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) as opposed to Health & Dental insurance expenses.
A: Once you purchase the policy, you will receive an email that contains the actual document. All you need to do is upload it to your CIC account or print it and send it along with the paper application package for Super Visa to CIC.
A: Yes. Once you receive your policy, you should always carry proof of your Super Visa insurance coverage with you on a trip to Canada.

The Super Visa Canada (PG-1) program was designed as an alternative to a regular TRV multi-entry visa for parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents, who would love to visit their families in Canada.

This initiative allows applicants to fast forward the application process and get approved for a multiple-entry visa within a few weeks.

Just follow the steps below to learn more about this wonderful opportunity!

Starting December 1, 2011, you can apply for the Parent and Grandparent Super Visa Canada program, which is valid for up to 10 years and allows the applicant to stay in Canada for up to 24 months per visit. This is contrasted with a regular Multiple-Entry Visa, which only allows parents and grandparents to stay in Canada for up to 6 months, without having to renew their status.

The good news is that most of the applications for Super Visa are processed within a few weeks. In order to check how long the Super Visa Canada application processing takes, follow the CIC’s list of Visa Offices across the world.

– Click to view Processing Times.

As any other document to visit Canada, Super Visa has its own eligibility requirements that must be met by all applicants, who are planning to stay with their families in Canada.
In order to apply for Super Visa, you MUST:

– Be a parent or grandparent of a Canadian Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Canada.
– Be admissible for entry to Canada.
– Fill out an Application for Super Visa.
– Have a valid Canadian Super Visa insurance for 1 year with at least $100,000 total coverage.
– Provide a Letter of Invitation from your child/grandchild in Canada, which outlines plans for your care and the number of people living in a household.
– Provide written proof of financial support from your child / grandchild in Canada, who meets the requirement for the Income Threshold.
To determine your eligibility, please review the official definitions stated on the CIC website – Eligibility Requirements

Once you have prepared and sent your application package, you still have to perform several steps to have your Super Visa approved by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.


Your Super Visa Canada application will be reviewed by a Visa Officer and they will decide whether it is necessary to schedule an interview with you. In case you are selected for an interview, you will receive a notification with guidelines and directions.

Medical Examination:

You might be required to undergo a Medical Examination to enter Canada with a Super Visa. In such case, you will be given proper instructions by a Visa Officer on how and where the examination will take place. Please note that the medical checkup might extend the processing time for your Super Visa application by several weeks.

Once a decision regarding your Super Visa has been made, you will get your passport and all other documents back. If a Super Visa is approved, it will be attached to the appropriate page inside your passport. However, in case your Super Visa application has been refused, you will receive a letter of explanation, so you can avoid the mentioned pitfalls next time you apply.