Travel health insurance requirements


Applicants 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) for medical emergency expenses 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.

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