As you get ready for your trip, don’t forget to:

  • Update all necessary vaccinations, if required
  • Buy CIBC Travel Insurance and carry your CIBC Travel Insurance wallet card (PDF, 80 KB)
  • Leave your contact information and itinerary with family or friends
  • Determine how you will carry all necessary travel documentation, e.g. passports, visas, proof of citizenship, etc.
  • Update and bring a list of important telephone numbers, including your bank, credit card centre, doctor, etc.

It is important that your home is looked after and looks occupied while you're away. Arrange for someone to:

  • Care for your pet and plants
  • Shovel the snow/cut the grass
  • Collect your mail and other delivered items

Before you go, you should:

Terms and conditions

Coverage amounts shown are in Canadian dollars. CIBC Emergency Travel Medical and Trip Cancellation/Interruption is underwritten by Co-operators Life Insurance Company. Baggage and Personal Effects coverage is underwritten by The Sovereign General Insurance Company. This Product is administered by Allianz Global Assistance, which is a registered business name of AZGA Service Canada Inc. and AZGA Insurance Agency Canada Ltd. AZGA Service Canada Inc. is the successor by amalgamation to TIC Travel Insurance Coordinators Ltd. (TIC). Please be advised that you still may receive documentation referencing TIC during the transition from TIC to Allianz Global Assistance.

Allianz Global Assistance provides the CIBC Travel Assistance service and claims services in respect of insurance coverage under CIBC Travel Insurance plans. CIBC Travel Insurance is subject to eligibility conditions, limitations and exclusions (including pre-existing medical condition exclusions), which are contained in the certificate of insurance you receive following enrolment. You can view a sample copy of the current Certificate of Insurance (PDF, 860 KB)  online or call CIBC Travel Insurance at 1-800-281-9109. Products and their features may change or no longer be offered at any time. The above is a general description only.