Everyday Hospital Bronze Plus


Affordable hospital cover for under 30s

For the first time ever, Defence Health can offer 18 - 29 year olds a discount when they take out their own hospital cover.

Everyday Hospital Bronze Plus covers a wide range of clinical treatment categories and provides a Youth discount for under 30s.  If you’re aged 18-29 you can lock in a discount that will stick with you until you’re 41.

Join before turning 26 and you’ll save 10% every year you remain on the cover. The discount phases out by 2% each year after you turn 41. 

Want to cut your premium further? Choose a $750 excess for an even lower premium!

How much can you save?

The discount is based on your age when you first take out your own Everyday Hospital Bronze Plus hospital cover.

Age when joining 

Discount %

18 - 25 years old


26 years old


27 years old


28 years old


29 years old


30 years old


Will Everyday Hospital Bronze Plus meet my needs?

It’s a versatile hospital cover which includes 19 out of 38 clinical treatment categories. It’s the type of cover that’s perfect for most young people looking for peace of mind on a budget.

  • Private hospital treatment for dental surgery; joint reconstructions; gynaecology; chemotherapy, radiotherapy and immunotherapy for cancer; tonsils, adenoids and grommets; bone joint and muscle; and more
  • Comprehensive ambulance treatment from a state-appointed ambulance service
  • Accidental injury benefit for urgent clinical treatment that’s outside your level of cover (conditions apply)
  • Choice of $500 or $750 excess
  • Exempts you from paying more tax through the Medicare Levy Surcharge (applied to single income of $90k+ and family income $180k+)

Can I add extras?

Sure – you can match Everyday Hospital Bronze Plus with our Essentials, Value or Premier extras.

Want to know more?

Get a quick quote and join online today. Or give us a call on 1800 411 747.

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