It will make your search easier if you have certain information ready when you start looking for travel insurance.
Whether you apply through an online form or on the phone, you may need to answer some difficult or upsetting questions. For example, the company may ask about the likely outcome of your cancer (the prognosis).
The company may do this so it can decide whether it needs to ask you for more medical information. Depending on how you feel about answering these questions, you may want to get quotes from only a couple of insurance companies at a time.
On this page, we’ve included some of the things an insurance provider will want to know and also some of the things you might want to ask them.