Political Protests in Ecuador: Where to now?

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.


Am I covered for the political protests in Ecuador?

  • If you purchased your policy after 1:00am (AEST) on 9th October 2019, you are not covered for claims arising from this event.
  • If you purchased your policy before 1:00am (AEST) on 9th October 2019, you are covered for claims arising from this event.