Important Marketplace deadlines

Important Health Insurance Marketplace dates

Still need coverage for 2015?

The Open Enrollment Period for 2015 coverage is over. Open Enrollment for 2016 coverage starts November 1, 2015.

Until then, you can still get 2015 coverage:

Important dates for 2016 enrollment:

  • November 1, 2015: Open Enrollment starts — first day you can enroll in a 2016 Marketplace plan
  • January 1, 2016: First date 2016 coverage can start
  • January 31, 2016: 2016 Open Enrollment ends

If you don’t enroll in a 2016 plan by January 31, 2016, you can’t enroll in a health insurance plan for 2016 unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

Medicaid, CHIP, and SHOP – apply any time