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About Income Care Plus

How it works

  • Get all the benefits of Income Care along with a wide range of extra benefits. In addition to affordable protection against loss of income, should you become sick or injured and unable to work, you'll also be covered for rehabilitation, crisis accommodation, family support, home care and more
  • The policy provides you with the flexibility to tailor a package to suit your needs. You can insure up to 75 per cent of your income and select from a wide range of waiting and benefit periods


It is a comprehensive income protection policy that may include:

  • Total Disability Benefit
  • Partial Disability Benefit
  • Rehabilitation Benefit
  • Specific Injuries Benefit
  • Crisis Benefit
  • Accommodation Benefit
  • Family Support Benefit
  • Home Care Benefit
  • Bed Confinement Benefit
  • Transportation Benefit

Optional benefits include:

  • Increasing Claim Option
  • Accident Option
  • Super Continuance Option
  • Cash Back Option
  • Premium Saver Option

You can include Business Overheads Cover which is designed for the self-employed.  It covers the fixed operating expenses of a business if you are unable to work because of sickness or injury. Premiums are based on considerations including age, health, gender, occupation, smoking habits, waiting period, benefit period and sum insured.

Tax deductibility

  • The premium will generally be an allowable deduction from your assessable income under Section 8-1 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  • Applies whether you are self-employed or an employed person

Customise your insurance

Talk to your financial planner to ensure your insurance meets all your needs and discuss customising your insurance to suit you.

If you don’t have a financial planner, you can talk to one of ours.

  • Make an appointment for a complimentary, no-obligation meeting with a professional financial planner
  • Call 1300 131 103, 8am to 7pm (AEST) business days
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Income Care

Insure up to 75 per cent of your income, so you still have funds if you become sick or injured and unable to work.

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Business Overheads Cover

Cover your business overheads if you are unable to work due to sickness or injury. Ideal for the self-employed.

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Important Information

Please refer to the relevant Product Disclosure Statement for full details of these benefits and when they are payable.

As this advice has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs, you should, before acting on it, consider its appropriateness to your circumstances Income Protection, Life, Business Overheads, Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) and Trauma are components of CommInsure Protection. CommInsure Protection is issued by The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Limited ABN 12 004 021 809 (CMLA). CMLA and the Trustee are wholly owned subsidiaries of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124. Commonwealth Bank of Australia does not guarantee the obligations or performance of CMLA or the Trustee or the products they offer.

Product Disclosure Statements (PDS) describing CommInsure Protection is available from your Financial Adviser, by downloading them from this website or by calling 13 10 56 (from overseas call +61 13 10 56) and should be considered in making any decision about these products.

Commonwealth Financial Planners are representatives or authorised representatives of Commonwealth Financial Planning Limited ABN 65 003 900 169 AFSL 231139, a wholly owned but non-guaranteed subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124