Healthcare

Contingency measures to address the UK's exit from the European Union without a deal

 

UK citizens working in Cyprus

 

UK citizens working in Cyprus will continue to enjoy equal treatment with other European workers and Cypriot citizens.
 

They will continue to be able to claim healthcare benefits and will be subject to the same eligibility criteria as Cypriots

 

 

Aggregation of insurance periods

UK citizens working in Cyprus will continue to enjoy equal treatment with other European workers and Cypriot citizens.
 

They will continue to be able to claim healthcare benefits and will be subject to the same eligibility criteria as Cypriots

 

 

UK pensioners residing permanently in Cyprus

 

People who receive a pension from the United Kingdom and until today have held a Medical Card (white colour) will continue to enjoy the same benefits as they have until now.

 

 

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

 

After the Brexit date, the EHICs issued by the United Kingdom will not be valid for use in the Republic of Cyprus.

Respectively, Cyprus EHICs will not be valid for use in the United Kingdom.

 

However, EHIC holders, who are hospitalized at Brexit date, will be able to complete their healthcare treatment without paying any fees.
 

 

More information related to the issues of the area of health can be found on the website of the Ministry of Health: https://www.moh.gov.cy/moh/moh.nsf/index_gr/index_gr?OpenDocument