Applying For A Medical Card

  • If you have a medical card you don’t have to pay to see your doctor or the medicines they prescribe you.

  • You need to make sure you qualify for a medical card.

  • The quickest way to apply is online by following this link and clicking ‘Apply Online’.

  • Take the process of applying for a medical card step by step.

  • You will need to create an account with a valid email.
  • Add your first and last name, your personal public service number (PPSN) and date of birth to the My Profile section


  • Click Apply for Schemes and then select ‘Medical Card’.

  • This will open a new page with the option to create the application.

  • You will be presented with the details you need to complete the application.

    • You will need to provide evidence of your income.

  • You will need to sign a declaration of consent.

  • From here, there are different pages you will need to fill out to apply: personal details, financial details, assessment, doctor/medical details, document upload and data protection before finishing.

You can also download the medical card application form and post it.