European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

Applying for an EHIC is free of charge via the NHS.

You can apply through the NHSBSA website here . It is also possible to apply by phoning the automated service on: 0845 606 2030 Another way to apply is to download an application form (PDF, 122kb) and return it to the NHS Business Services Authority, which processes all applications.

NHS Business Services Authority, European Health Insurance Card, EHIC Applications, Sandyford House, Archbold Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1BF