PHI 38/15

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about the Private Health Insurance (Registration) Amendment Rules 2015 (No. 1)

Page last updated: 23 June 2015

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23 June 2015

Private Health Insurance (Registration) Amendment Rules 2015 (No. 1)

The Private Health Insurance (Registration) Amendment Rules 2015 (No. 1) (the Amendment Rules) have been registered with the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) and commenced on 30 May 2015 (FRLI Number: F2015L00765).

The Amendment Rules amend the Private Health Insurance (Registration) Rules 2009 (No. 2) to repeal the definition of the restricted access groups for Phoenix Health Fund Limited and Transport Health Pty Ltd. These amendments reflect the change of the registration statuses of these insurers from restricted access to open access insurers.

If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch.

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NB: Please note that information contained within this circular is provided as a courtesy notification only. It is the responsibility of industry members to ensure they are operating in compliance with the Private Health Insurance Act 2007 and all other relevant Commonwealth legislation.