Do I need a Green card?

If you’re travelling outside the UK to the countries listed below and will come back before the end of the transition period (31 December 2020), you don’t need a Green Card.

If you’re travelling outside the UK to the countries listed below and will come back after the transition period ends, you’ll need a Green Card.

EU Countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden.

EEA countries not in the EU: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

Other countries where you don’t need a Green Card during the transition period: Andorra, Serbia and Switzerland

You'll need a Green Card from 1 January 2021 if you’re travelling in the EU, EEA, Andorra, Serbia or Switzerland to prove that your motor insurance gives you the minimum cover you’ll need by law for each country. If a deal is agreed with the EU that removes the need for Green Cards then we'll update information on our website, so before you travel please check back here for our latest guidance.