Vaccinations for travellers
Vaccinations for travellers are vaccinations that prevent you from contracting a disease while abroad.
This care also includes medicines and the consultations required for medicines and vaccinations. Examples are malaria pills or vaccinations against yellow fever.
When do you qualify for reimbursement?
You are only entitled to reimbursement of vaccinations and medicines if they are required according to the National Coordination Centre for Travel Advice (Landelijk Coördinatiecentrum Reizigersadvisering (LCR)). Your care provider establishes the medical necessity based on your personal situation.
Reimbursement vaccinations for travellers
By virtue of the supplementary Top insurance, you are entitled to reimbursement of medicines, vaccinations and the necessary consultations.
|Public Healthcare Insurance||Reimbursement|
|HollandZorg public healthcare insurance||none|
|Top||A maximum of €250 per calendar year|
|No Risk I||None|
|No Risk II||None|
No statutory personal contribution
There is no statutory personal contribution for vaccinations or medicines that fall under this reimbursement.
Reimbursements under the supplementary insurances are not subject to an excess.
Who can you go to?If you need vaccinations, you can go to a GP or a vaccination centre which meets the quality requirements, such as LCR, a municipal health service (GGD), Meditel, Thuisvaccinatie.nl and Travel Health Clinics. Visit the website of the LCR to find a vaccination centre near you.
Dispensing chemists and dispensing general practitioners may supply the substances for vaccinations and medicines on the basis of a prescription. You must enclose a copy of the prescription when submitting the invoice.
Also view the Reimbursements 2021.
The information on this page is a brief outline of the reimbursement. You can only derive rights from our insurance conditions (PDF).