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How to get a health care cover in the European Economic Area?

Did you know that You may be able to get health care cover from the UK for you and your dependants if you are resident in another country in the European Economic Area (EEA), and are liable to pay UK National Insurance contributions? Or your dependants may have the right to health care cover from the UK if they are living in another EEA country and you are liable to pay UK National Insurance contributions.

 In order to apply, you have to fill out the Application for health cover in the EEA. You can apply online or by sending the form.

If you have problems with this, or you don’t know how to do it, Diversity Voice will be able to help you. Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call our office at 03000 750 105.

You will find the application here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/national-insurance-application-for-healthcare-cover-in-the-european-economic-area-ca8454

If you are currently working for a UK employer you must send a copy of your latest payslip when you return this form. Send the completed form with a copy of your latest payslip to:


HM Revenue & Customs

NIC&EO

International Caseworker
BP130 Benton Park View,
Longbenton Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE98 1ZZ
United Kingdom