Issuing proof of (non) insurance letter

Upon request SZV,  you can be provided with proof of your ZV insurance at SZV or that you are not insured at SZV.

Who

Persons who did not qualify for an insurance under the (ZV) Sickness Insurance Ordinance. A letter of not insured will be issued.

Insured persons who need to prove to a third party that they are ZV insured at SZV (for example: for a time period when their insurance card was expired). A letter of proof that the person is SZV insured will be issued.

Procedure

You can visit SZV to request a proof of insurance or non-insurance at SZV. please make sure to bring with you all the required documents.

What to bring

  • A valid or expired ZV insurance card.
  • A valid identification document. This can be: a valid Sint Maarten ID card, a valid driver’s license or, a valid passport.

Please note:

  • If you are requesting a letter of non-insurance, you must bring with you a stamped income declaration of the previous year from the Tax Office, if you are single (this is only applicable if you are an ex-employee) or a combined income tax declaration of the previous year from the Tax Office, if you are married.
  • If your employer did not accurately and completely fill out an employee mutation form for you then your request for a letter of proof or insurance cannot be issued. Please make sure that your employer fills out the employee mutation form accurately and completely.

FAQ’s

Can I obtain medical care with a letter of proof of insurance?

No, you can only obtain medical care with a valid ZV insurance card.

Will SZV cover my medical costs with a letter of proof of insurance issued during my last and current insurance?

Yes, if you are ZV insured your medical costs will be reimbursed based on the established guidelines for reimbursement.

Will my ZV insurance cover my medical costs with a letter of proof of insurance during the period that my residency permit was expired?

Your medical costs will be covered via your ZV insurance, if your renewal request for residency was submitted before your old residency permit had expired.

Can I request a letter of non-insurance for someone else?
Only if you have been authorized by the person requesting the letter of non-insurance. You must bring with you a signed authorization letter and a copy of a valid identification document from the person who is requesting the letter of non-insurance. This can be: a valid Sint Maarten ID card, a valid driver’s license or, a valid passport of this person.

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