The age limit for joining the Plan is 70 years, but membership may continue for life.The contribution rates are shown per member as a monthly amount, which is subject to review, usually annually.
The FOUR levels of contribution are:-
- Adult (over 25 years)
- 60+ Adult (joining when aged 60 – 70 years)
- Young Adult (16 – 25 years)
- Child (under 18 years): children must be part of a Family membership with one or more adults.
MEDICAL PLAN only
The contribution rates for those wishing to receive benefit only as provided in the MEDICAL PLAN are:
Young Adult (16-25) £36.00
60+ Adult £53.00
The contribution rates for those wishing to receive benefit under an Additional Plan, including the Medical Plan are:-
Adult Young Adult 60+ Adult
Plan 1 £45.10 £38.40 £55.40
Plan 2 £47.50 £40.80 £57.80
Plan 3 £49.90 £43.20 £60.20
Plan 4 £52.30 £45.60 £62.60
Plan 5 £54.70 £48.00 £65.00
( 60+ Adult : Persons joining from age 60 )
Members under age 75 having at least 5 years membership may apply for increased cover.
Each dependent child qualifies for the benefit provided by the Plan taken up by the parents (except Maternity Benefit), the cost per child remaining at that of the Medical Plan.