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Medical treatment related visits

You can be granted a visa in order to receive medical treatment or to visit a person in a critical condition. The documentation requirements depend on the type of stay.

Applicants must, in addition to the basic supporting documents, submit the following supporting documents:

  • Letter from local doctor stating diagnosis.
  • Letter from national hospital/doctor stating agreement to treat patient and expected duration of treatment.
  • Overview of estimated costs of surgery/ treatment.
  • Proof of sufficient financial means for the treatment and costs of living during the stay.
  • Proof of advance payment- receipt from national hospital / doctor, depending on the requirements of Member States.