Sweden: Some vaccinated travelers are exempted from travel bans and testing
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- A new amendment adopted by the Swedish government will allow vaccinated travelers from Albania, Andorra, the Faroe Islands, Israel, Morocco, Monaco and Panama to enter the country
September 23, 2021, Swedish government announced that persons traveling to Sweden who can present a vaccination certificate issued in Albania, Andorra, the Faroe Islands, Israel, Morocco and Panama are exempt from the current entry ban and test requirements. This amendment will enter into force on 27 September 2021.
What are the changes?
A temporary entry ban was introduced in Sweden on 19 March 2020. This ban has been extended several times, with the most recent extension until 31 October 2021. With this new change, more travelers will be able to enter Sweden if they can present a valid vaccination certificate.
The Swedish government plans to eventually add more countries that issue vaccine certificates to the exemption. Keep checking for the latest updates from The Swedish government and the envoy’s website.
Originally published 24 SEPTEMBER 2021
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