Why do I need Ambulance Cover?

SA Ambulance is here for you in an emergency and will provide the highest quality patient care in any situation. However, ambulance services are not free or covered by Medicare.

Ambulance Cover membership can provide you with security against unexpected fees and charges from emergency ambulance services.

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  • What level of Ambulance Cover do I need?
  • Once I join, when do I need to pay?
  • When do the benefits of Ambulance Cover commence once I join?

Benefits of Ambulance Cover


Peace of mind

Ambulance Cover will guarantee you are protected from unexpected ambulance fees if you need us in an emergency.


Cover for your loved ones

Ambulance Cover is available for families, ensuring you and your loved ones are covered under your policy.


Australia-wide cover is available

For a small extra cost, Ambulance Cover Plus will cover you in an emergency anywhere in Australia.

Types of Ambulance Cover

  • Single Cover
  • Family cover

Ambulance Cover rates

Standard Cover (Annual) Standard plus interstate (Annual)
Family $183 $216.25
Single $92 $108.70
Pensioner Family $110 $143.25
Pensioner Single $55.50 $72.20

How to join


Join online

Becoming a member online is the quickest and easiest way to join. Complete the online form, make your payment and you will be covered from the next business day.

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In person

Download and complete the electronic application form (fill in electronically or in print).

Pay in person at any Australia Post (post office) or National Pharmacies store.

Download Electronic Application Form

Ambulance Cover FAQs

  • What does Ambulance Cover include?
  • Do I need single or family Ambulance Cover?
  • Why is interstate cover an additional cost?
  • What does interstate coverage include?
  • I have emergency cover with my private health fund. Do I still need Ambulance Cover with SA Ambulance Service?
  • What are the terms and conditions of Ambulance Cover?
  • How do I notify SA Ambulance of my change of address?

Membership enquiries

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