Czech Rebublic

Updated 31.03.21

Healthcare rights of migrants

Asylum seekers: Are entitled to basic health and mental health care


Refugees: Are entitled to benefit from national health care equally with nationals


Undocumented migrants: Can only access emergency care in return for payment of the full cost 

HIV testing and treatment

Testing: Free in certain places. Prague tends to have better covering for HIV testing. 

Use the aidsmap European test finder to see where you can get tested for HIV. 


Treatment: Free for all Czech citizens and all employees who have health insurance. Undocumented people are excluded. 

Country Statistics

Total Population: 10,721,843


Estimated migrant population: 405,093


Estimated refugee population (2019): 2,054


Estimated number of undocumented migrants (2019): N/A


Main migrant populations (2020): Slovak Republic, Ukraine, Vietnam