Travel health insurance requirements

19.03.2024 - Article

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All visa applicants are required to present a health insurance policy which meets the following requirements.
These requirements need to be mentioned explicitly in the document:

  1. The insurance must be valid for the territory of all Schengen states.
  2. Emergency repatriation has to be included.
  3. Emergency treatment in a hospital has to be included.
  4. The insurance has to cover the complete length of your trip.
  5. A minimum coverage of 30,000 EUR must be included.

Please note that the proof of adequate health insurance has to be provided at the time of your visa application, if it is not differently mentioned on the checklist.

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