Travel Alerts

  • Hurricane Irma

    Hurricane Irma – Travel Information (As at 12 noon on Wed 6 Sept 2017, AEST) Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 and impacting the Caribbean, with flights and other services being affected. The storm is expected to continue to Florida over the coming days, with a state of emergency having been decl...

  • London Attack on 22nd March 2017

    London attack in Westminster on 22 March 2017, 2.40pm local time (posted 11am on 23 March 2017, AEDT – Alert for PDS effective 24 November 2016) Around 2.40pm on Wednesday, 22 March 2017, London time, a man drove onto the footpath of Westminster Bridge, striking numerous pedestrians before smashing ...

  • Tiger Airway Flights

    Important information for policyholders relating to Tigerair Australia and recent Bali flight cancellations (3/2/17 update to information provided on 11/1/17) Tigerair Australia announced today that they are permanently withdrawing all flights between Australia and Bali effective immediately....

  • New Zealand Earthquake

    Important information for policyholders relating to the New Zealand earthquake of 14 November 2016 (As at 12 noon on Monday, 14 November 2016, AET) Around midnight local time on Monday, 14 November 2016, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck the north east of the South Island of New Zealand, with ...

  • Important Information on the Zika Virus

    Important information for policyholders of TID Travel Insurance relating to Zika virus As at 08/06/16; updating advice of 07/04/16 For policies purchased after Wednesday 8th June 2016, no cover for cancellation/rearrangement is available: Reports on the Zika virus have been extensively publicised ...

  • Travel restrictions on flights to the US and UK

    4 April 2017 Travel restrictions on flights to the United States (US) and United Kingdom (UK) On 21 March 2017, the US and UK governments introduced restrictions on electronic equipment being transported on select flights into the US and UK either in carry-on luggage or other accessible proper...

  • Hurricane Irma - USA & The Caribbean

    Wednesday, September 06, 2017 11:30:00 AM Hurricane Irma – Travel Information (As at 12 noon on Wed 6 Sept 2017, AEST) Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 and impacting the Caribbean, with flights and other services being affected. The storm is expected to continue to Florida over the com...