Child

Children

All children under 19 years of age, whose principal place of residence is in Estonia, as entered in the population register, are covered with health insurance. The insurance cover is valid until the day of their 19th birthday (included).

Commencement of health insurance cover

The Health Insurance Fund registers children under 19 years of age based on the data received from the population register. Insurance cover is granted to the children whose data in the population register meet the requirements, including their address of their principal place of residence in Estonia is specified.

In case a birth certificate has been issued but the child's data have not reached the health insurance fund database, we kindly ask the parents to contact the Health Insurance Fund's customer service or call the customer's help line +372 669 6630 for further guidance.

End of health insurance cover

All children under 19 years of age, whose principal place of residence is in Estonia, as entered in the population register, have health insurance. The insurance cover is valid until the day of their 19th birthday.