Obtain the EHIC in person at any branch or delegation of the National Health Fund (NFZ)
Step 1: Download the application
downloadable application – PDF (258kb) sample of completed application – PDF (406kb)
Travelling for work:
downloadable application – PDF (291kb) sample of completed application – PDF (441kb)
Step 2: Complete and sign the application
- If you need the EHIC to be labelled with a Braille sticker, please mention this on the application form. Write by hand: Card for blind/visually impaired person
Step 3: Submit the application to the branch
Contact details of provincial branches of the National Health Fund
- You can obtain the EHIC straight away. A Braille sticker as well.
- Are you 18 years old, are you a pupil, student or doctoral student and are you insured as a family member? Please enclose with your application a copy of your current pupil/student ID card or other proof of continuing your education.
- You can authorise another person to apply for the EHIC on your behalf.
Authorisation for a third party to submit an application and collect the EHIC – PDF (192kb)