The state ambulance insurance plan provides benefits to contributors who pay fees for ambulance services.
We receive contributions collected under the plan, less commission, from authorised agents.
A contributor under the plan is anyone who is not:
The weekly contribution (including the authorised agent's commission) paid for membership to the plan is regulated. Family memberships are calculated at twice the prescribed rate for a single membership.
The authorised agents as specified in the Health Insurance Levies Act are:
Authorised agents must lodge a return by the 15th day of the month and pay the appropriate amount.
The following formula is used to calculate the amount payable each month:
A = (S + 2F) x C x D x 1/7 – E
Failure to lodge payments on time result in interest payments and, in some cases, a further penalty. We conduct random checks to ensure compliance.
If you have any questions about the state ambulance insurance plan, contact us.