Enroll, renew, or change plans for 2016

You can apply for insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace online, by phone, with the help of a trained assister in your community, or with a paper application.

4 ways to apply
If you apply this way... You’ll do this


Get started: Visit the Get Coverage page, select your state, and take your next steps.

By Phone

A customer service representative helps you fill out an application, review your choices immediately, and enroll in coverage.

Get started: Contact the Marketplace Call Center 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

With In-Person Help

Trained people in your community — like Navigators, assisters, agents, and brokers — help you fill out an application and enroll in coverage.

Get started: Enter your ZIP code to see a list of groups and people near you.

By Mail

Fill out and mail in a paper application. You’ll get eligibility results in the mail within 2 weeks. Create an online account or use the Marketplace Call Center to enroll.

Get started: Download a 2016 Marketplace application (PDF) and instructions (PDF).

With one application, see which health coverage options you qualify for

No matter how you apply, you can complete a single Marketplace application and find out if you qualify for: