Media release

14 November 2019

MLC Life Insurance to waive premiums for customers impacted by bushfires

MLC Life Insurance has announced relief measures for customers facing hardship arising from the bushfires in NSW and QLD.

From today, MLC Life Insurance will waive premiums for up to three months for affected retail insurance customers. Customers can contact us at any time from now until the end of February 2020 about the offer and how it applies to them.

Sean McCormack, Chief of Group and Retail Partners, MLC Life Insurance, said, “We are deeply troubled by the significant impact of the bushfires on our customers, their families and communities. We want to support them in their time of need.  By waiving premiums for those experiencing hardship our customers can rest assured that their life insurance cover remains in place.

Advisers and customers in areas affected by the bushfires are encouraged to contact their MLC Life insurance Distribution Engagement Manager or call 132652 to apply for the offer.

The premium waiver will be available to existing customers who reside in a bushfire-affected area of NSW and QLD.