The Universities of New Zealand Voluntary Workplace Insurance Plan

Life and disability insurance is designed to provide financial security for you and your family when you are unable to earn an income through illness, a serious change in health or if you die prematurely. This special plan has been established in conjunction with the Universities of New Zealand to offer you concessions and savings.

The plan provides three options: Life Insurance, Living Assurance and Income Protection Insurance.

Who can join? 

  • All staff with permanent employment or a fixed-term agreement (which has two or more years to run before it expires), who are working a minimum of 15 hours regularly per week and are aged between 16 and 64 are eligible for cover. This includes automatic acceptance for new staff members who enrol within 75 days of commencing employment at Massey.

Key advantages

  • Save on premium – savings range up to 50% over traditional policies
  • Automatic acceptance with no medical questions;
    - current employees - provided you join during a notified 75 day offer period (certain limits apply), and
    - new employees - provided you join within 75 days after first becoming active in your new role.
  • Takeover of current policies – to save premiums refer to the website for details
  • Topping up the plan benefits – you can apply to top up fixed plan benefits
  • Easy payroll deductions – hassle free way to pay your premiums, no bank charges

Click on the link for full plan details

Contact details

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 contact@massey.ac.nz Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey