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Teachers Federation Health Ltd

Restricted Membership Insurer
Registered Name Teachers Federation Health Ltd
Restriction
(a)     TFH is a restricted access insurer, as defined in the PHIPS Act. The persons set out in Rules C2(b) and C2(c) are deemed to be included in TFH’s restricted access group and are eligible to apply for a policy.
(b)     The following persons are Principal Insured:
i.     A person who is, or was, any of the following:
A)    Australian Education Union New South Wales Teachers Federation (NSWTF) Branch;
B)    Australian Education Union or its state or territory branches and unions affiliated to that union;
C)    Independent Education Union of Australia (IEU) or its state or territory branches and unions affiliated to that union;
D)    Institute of Senior Education Administrators NSW;
E)    National Tertiary Education Union;
F)    State School Teachers Union (SSTUWA),
or successor organisations.
ii.   A person who is, or was, employed as school administration staff, and who is, or was at the time, covered by their appropriate union where one exists.
iii.   A person who is, or was, employed as support staff by a state or territory Department of Education (or like organisation), a state or territory Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (or like organisation), or successor organisations, and who is, or was at the time, a member of the appropriate union, where one exists.
iv.   A person who is, or was, a permanent employee of the following:
A) Australian Education Union New South Wales Teachers Federation (NSWTF) Branch; or
B) NSW Teachers Mutual Bank; or
C) Federation Law; or
D) An organisation listed in (b)(i) above
who is, or was at the time, a member of their appropriate union, where one exists or existed.
v.   A person who is a student undergoing training who is an associate member of a union listed above in Rule (b)(i).
vi.   A person who:
A) is, or was, employed as support staff in a public school or college; or
B) is, or was at the time, employed by a state or territory Department of Education (or like organisation) or in TAFE, or successor organisations; and
is, or was at the time, a member of their appropriate union, where one exists or existed.
vii.    A person who was insured with TFH immediately before 12 October 2007.
viii.    A person who is, or becomes, an officer or employee of, or a contractor to, Teachers Federation Health Ltd and who is, at the time at which they seek to become insured by Teachers Federation Health Ltd, a financial member of a union, where one exists of which they are eligible to be a member.
(c)     The following persons may also be Insured Members:
i.     a partner or Dependent Child of a Principal Insured;
ii.     a partner or Dependent Child of an Adult child of a Principal Insured;
iii.     a former partner or Adult child of a Principal Insured;
iv.     a parent, grandchild or sibling of a Principal Insured;
v.     a partner or a Dependent Child of a sibling or grandchild of a Principal Insured,
whether that relationship arises by virtue of blood, marriage or other legal affinity.
(d)   TFH is prohibited from issuing a complying health insurance product to a person who does not belong to the restricted access group set out in Rule C2(b) and C2(c).

For full restriction criteria, refer to the Private Health Insurance (Registration) Rules on www.comlaw.gov.au.

Address Level 4, 260 Elizabeth Street Sydney NSW 2000
States in which insurer operates ACT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA, NT
Telephone 1300 728 188 In Australia
From overseas +61 2 8268 7900
Email info@teachershealth.com.au
Web Site http://www.TeachersHealth.com.au/