Medical coverage for Ukrainian refugees: procedure for registration
Ukrainian refugees are entitled to reimbursement of their medical expenses. In order to receive medical coverage, they will have to register at a health insurance fund. Please follow the below procedure.
STEP 1: Registration at the immigration office
After registration at the immigration office, refugees receive the status of refugees with temporary protection.
Where? Heizel (Palace 8, Brussels Expo)
STEP 2: Registration at LM
Ukrainian refugees will be registered as residents entitled to reimbursement of their medical expenses. Moreover, they are granted a higher reimbursement.
Which documents do they need?
In order to register, they will need one of the following documents:
- certificate of temporary protection (delivered by the immigration services)
- proof of registration (delivered by immigration services, whilst awaiting temporary protection)
- appendix 15 (temporary document whilst awaiting an A card for limited stay in Belgium)
How to contact LM?
Please contact the nearest office.
Do you have questions?
We will be pleased to help you : contact us.
More information on Ukrainian refugees’ residence permit and rights in Belgium :