Travel health insurance requirements


Applicants for a visa application are required to present a health insurance policy which meets the following requirements:

  • the insurance must be valid for the territory of all Schengen States
  • emergency repatriation has to be included
  • emergency treatment in a hospital has to be included
  • the insurance has to be provided by a Canadian or German insurance company
  • the insurance has to cover the complete length of your trip
  • a minimum coverage of 30,000 EUR (approximately C$50,000) must be included

Please note that proof of adequate health insurance has to be provided at the time of your visa application, unless specified otherwise on the checklist.