Table 2

EU/EEA countries that provide health examinations for newly arrived asylum-seeking and refugee children with an aim to screen for communicable disorders only

MandatoryVoluntaryMigrant groups covered
BelgiumAsylum seekers.
BulgariaAsylum seekers.
CroatiaAsylum seekers.
CyprusAll newly arrived migrants.
Czech RepublicAsylum seekers.
EstoniaAsylum seekers.
GermanyAsylum seekers in accommodation or reception centres.
HungaryAll migrants in need of international protection.
ItalyAll migrants in need of international protection including migrants arriving by sea.
LatviaThird-country citizens applying for residency and asylum seekers.
LithuaniaAll migrants in need of international protection.
RomaniaAll migrants in need of international protection.
SlovakiaAsylum seekers and migrants requesting work permit with tolerated residency or regular residency. Undocumented children only when they are reclassified to another category.
SloveniaAsylum seekers.