If you are insured with TK, for instance as an employee, self-employed individual or retiree, you can take out insurance for the following dependants free of charge:

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  • your spouse or civil partner in accordance with the German Civil Partnership Act [Lebenspartnerschaftsgesetz]
  • biological and adopted children up to a certain age limit
  • children of children covered by non-contributory dependants’ insurance
  • stepchildren and grandchildren who depend primarily on you for their livelihood and
  • foster children, unless you are caring for them in a professional capacity.

Please fill in the Non-contributory Dependants Co-Insurance (PDF, 280 kB) if you want to cover dependants.