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Comprehensive Sickness Insurance required for Bulgarian and Romanian students

Published on 17/08/2011
Bulgarians and Romanian students applying for Yellow Card registration are being ordered to take out Comprehensive Sickness Insurance by the UK Border Agency.

Comprehensive Sickness Insurance, better known as private health insurance, is required for Bulgarian and Romanians who work permanently in the UK and their family members.

But since the changes to the BR1 Yellow Card in June the order now also applies to all Bulgarian and Romanian students studying at a UK university.

By taking out Comprehensive Sickness Insurance, these students will not have to rely on limited NHS resources for medical care. Migrant organisations are challenging this new requirement, since it currently only applies to these two nationalities.

ActiveQuote receive a lot of enquiries from Bulgarians and Romanians applying for a Yellow Card.

The UK border agency says that immigrants should be covered “for medical treatment in the majority of circumstances”. It is essential that the insurance policy covers outpatient as well as inpatient care.

ActiveQuote are aware of what UK Border Agency want covered and have identified a Comprehensive Sickness Insurance plan for Yellow Card Applicants.

Compare Comprehensive Sickness Insurance policies online now or telephone one of our advisers on 0800 862 0373.
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