Information for the citizens of the United Kingdom

Access to the Spanish public health system for people entitled to health care by the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) ollowing the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union is guaranteed until 31 December 2020 by the Withdrawal Agreement formalized in November 2019 between the European Union and the United Kingdom, and as of 1 January 2021, by the Protocol on Social Security Coordination of the Trade and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, of the one part, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, of the other part.

  1. National tourists from the United Kingdom in Spain
  2. British students in Spain
  3. UK national workers resident in Spain
  4. UK national workers posted by their employers to work in Spain
  5. UK pensioners covered by British Social Security resident in Spain