Ehic Help Line Box


Main Applicant Details (Over 16)
NEW:<br />
If it is the first time you apply for an EHIC (formerly E111) card please select "New".<br /><br />
RENEWAL:<br />
If you have had an EHIC card (formerly E111) before and it has expired please select "Renewal".<br /><br />
To add a spouse and/or children to your existing EHIC, please select "Add Spouse/Children"
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National Insurance Number

Please supply only a valid National Insurance, NHS or CHI Number otherwise your cover will not be valid.

IMPORTANT: Select this option if you can't remember your National Insurance, NHS or CHI Number.

(We will contact you to obtain the omitted information above. You will need to provide this before we can process your application.)

Contact Details

At least one, Landline or Mobile.
Add Spouse Details?
Add Dependent Children Details?

Once you have submitted your information your application will be checked and processed by a member of our checking team. The fee of £24.50 will also cover you for a renewal reminder which shall be sent via email and sms up to 6 months prior to you EHIC Card expiring.

Payment Card Details:
Visa Card, Master card
(Last 3 digits on reverse of card)
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Payment card billing address:
EHIC Card (Formerly E111)

After you have made payment your European Health Insurance Card application will be Verified and processed. The EHIC will cover any medical treatment that becomes necessary during your trip, for example because of either illness or an accident. (In an emergency you can dial the European emergency number 112 from any telephone or mobile phone).
Important: EHIC Direct is not connected to or affiliated with the Department of Health, the National Health Service, or any other official Government body. We offer a audit and submission service for European Health Insurance Card applications for a small processing fee. Please note that you can apply independently and at no cost for a card by visiting the official NHCBSA website or through the automated EHIC application service on 0845 606 2030.


EHIC Card (Formerly E111)

*After completing your application you should expect to receive your EHIC within 7-10 working days.



*Subject to Royal Mail/NHS processing times.