Ecuador Political Protests: How Does It Affect You?

Political protests in Ecuador have resulted disruptions to travel plans, with Smartraveller advising travellers to exercise a high degree of caution across the country, and 'reconsider your need to travel' and 'do not travel' warnings in some areas of Ecuador.

This situation is considered a known event as of 1:00am (AEST) on 9th October, 2019.

Will I be covered for claims relating to the Ecuador political protests?

  • If your policy was purchased after 1:00am (AEST) on 9th October, 2019, you will not be covered for any claim relating to the protests.
  • If your policy was purchased before 1:00am (AEST) on 9th October, 2019, you will be covered for any claim relating to the protests.