Israel & Palestinian Territories

On Saturday 7 October 2023, Israel declared a state of war in response to a reported attack by Hamas. At the date of publication of this alert, military conflict between the two is ongoing and many foreign nationals have been caught up in the conflict.

How does this war affect your cover?

If you hold a policy from nib Travel Insurance and require emergency assistance due to this event, please contact our Emergency Assistance team as soon as it’s practicable and safe to do so.

For the latest advice for travel to Israel, visit

Our policies do not provide cover for any losses which arise from:

This does not affect coverage under our policies for travel to other regions or destinations subject to the policy terms and conditions.

All other terms, conditions, limitations and exclusions continue to apply.

If your travel plans are affected

If you have any other queries, please get in touch.