Common list of accepted Travel Medical Insurance Companies for short term visa
27.01.2013 / 15:30
Common list of accepted TMI Companies for Schengen visa
Travel medical insurance – Schengen visa applications
Applicants for Schengen visas must prove that they are in possession of travel medical insurance to cover any expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent medical attention and/or emergency hospital treatment or death, during their stay(s) on the territory of the Member States. The insurance must be valid throughout the territory of the Member States and cover the entire period of the person´s intended stay or transit. The minimum coverage is EUR 30 000.
Applicants for a uniform visa for multiple entries must prove that they are in possession of adequate and valid travel medical insurance covering the period of their first intended visit. In addition, such applicants must sign the statement, set out in the application form, declaring that they are aware of the need to be in possession of travel medical insurance for subsequent stays.
Holders of diplomatic passports are exempt from the requirement to hold travel medical insurance.
List of insurance companies valid for Egypt:
AMIG (Arab Misr Insurance)
Arab Orient Takaful Insurance
Chartis HSBC Premier Card
CIS Egypt (Co.Operative Insurance Society Egypt)
Egyptian Takaful Insurance
Gras Savoye/ACE Insurance Egypt
Nile General Takaful Company
Royal Insurance Company
Suez Canal Insurance
Wethaq Takaful Insurance