The Icelandic authorities introduced that as of this week, the nation shall be allowed to enter the nation for arrivals from 30 third nations, as the most recent threat evaluation confirmed that these nations will not be epidemiologically harmful, in accordance with SchengenVisaInfo.com.
Because of this holders of vaccination and restoration certificates from the next nations can enter the nation with out quarantine necessities upon arrival:
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Hong Kong SAR
- Macau (SAR)
- New Zealand
- North Macedonia
- Saudi Arabia
- South Korea
- United Arab Emirates
Nevertheless, vacationers from these nations who haven’t been vaccinated or can’t present proof of a earlier an infection should adjust to the next guidelines:
- Submit the PCR consequence 72 hours earlier than departure.
- Take a PCR check inside 48 hours of arrival
- Undergo a five-day quarantine
- Take one other PCR check on the fifth day of quarantine.
Furthermore, vaccinated vacationers arriving in Iceland are divided into two teams, and completely different entry guidelines apply to them, as proven within the following checklist:
- Vaccinated vacationers with connections in Iceland should submit a COVID-19 check inside 48 hours of arrival.
- Vaccinated vacationers with no connections in Iceland (no household, partner or good friend) should take a PCR check earlier than leaving. Comparable guidelines apply to holders of restoration certificates.
However those that have not too long ago recovered from COVID-19 (14 to 180 days previous to journey) should submit a constructive check to show their earlier an infection, which exempts them from pre-departure and on-arrival testing necessities. Failure to be examined on arrival will incur a penalty of ISK 100,000 (EUR 665).
Excluding third nations, all residents of the EEA / EFTA, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Vatican are additionally allowed to enter the nation with out complying with quarantine necessities.
As well as, holders of certificates of vaccination should be vaccinated with one (single vaccine) or two-dose vaccine at the very least 14 days previous to arrival in Iceland. The checklist of vaccines authorized by the Icelandic authorities consists of vaccines authorized by the European Medicines Company (EMA) and people authorized by the World Well being Group (WHO) to be used.
WHO knowledge present that 186 constructive instances of COVID-19 an infection have been reported in Iceland up to now 24 hours. Because the begin of the pandemic, the COVID-19 an infection has claimed the lives of 34 Icelandic individuals, with 14,757 individuals testing constructive for the illness.
As well as, the European Heart for Illness Prevention and Management (ECDC) exhibits that 77.7% of Iceland’s inhabitants is vaccinated with the primary COVID vaccine and 76.5% are totally vaccinated.