How to apply

The quickest way to obtain a medical card is to use our online form to enter your details.

  • Currently, 97% of completed medical card applications are processed in 15 working days.
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Online applications

Use the new online system to apply for a Medical Card or review your eligibility. Click on Apply online to begin.

Library image of mother and child Apply by post- download and print the medical card application form and send it to us by post.
Medical Card

Watch our short video

The video explains the information needed and the documents you need to send us as part of your application form.

Library image of pen and paper Check list - a checklist to help you to complete the form.
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Online Services

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Need help? - contact us on LoCall 1890 252 919

Email us on clientregistration@hse.ie