Supplementary contribution payable to the health insurance scheme for the spouse's coverage

Staff Members, Fellows and Pensioners are reminded that any change in their marital status, as well as any change in the spouse or registered partner's income or health insurance cover, shall be notified in writing to CERN, within 30 calendar days of the change, in accordance with Articles III 6.01 to 6.03 of the Rules of the CERN Health Insurance Scheme.

Such changes may have consequences on the conditions of the spouse or registered partner's affiliation to the CERN Health Insurance Scheme (CHIS) or on the payment of the supplementary contribution to the CHIS for the coverage of the spouse or registered partner.

From 1.1.2007, for the following monthly income brackets, the indexed amounts in Swiss francs of the monthly supplementary contribution are:

It is in the member of the personnel's interest to declare a change in the annual income of his/her spouse/registered partner as soon as possible in order that the contribution be adjusted without waiting for the annual reminder.

To notify a change, staff members and fellows are required to fill in the EDH document ‘Confidential declaration of family situation' available at:

Human Resources Department
Tel. 72678
Pension Fund
Tel. 79194

by HR Department