Traveller Health Declaration

In accordance to health requirements all travellers travelling to and from Maldives are required to submit a self-declarative health declaration within 24 hours prior their departure to Maldives.

COVID-19 Travel Advice

  1. Effective from 20th April 2021 onwards, the requirement for negative PCR test and mandatory Quarantine does not apply for travelers who present proof of completion of Vaccination (i.e. WHO's EUL listed and/or Maldives Food and Drug Authority approved vaccines only) followed by the completion of 14 days period prior to arrival in the Maldives.

    1. To get exemption from presenting COVID test results and Quarantine requirements, travelers having proof of completion of COVID19 vaccination shall upload a copy of the document to the IMUGA portal.

    2. If vaccination has been completed, traveler shall type in the Date(s) of receiving of dose(s) and Brand name of COVID19 vaccine in Health Declaration Online Form.

    3. Proof of vaccination shall contain Name of recipient, Date of Birth, Date(s) of receiving of dose(s), given Name of the COVID19 vaccine and name of the Institution/center that administered the vaccine.

  2. The following categories of travelers must hold a negative COVID-19 PCR test result with a sample taken not more than 96 hours prior to their departure to the Maldives.

    1. Travelers arriving without proof of completion of COVID19 Vaccination and 14 days not completed prior to arrival.

    2. All tourists

    3. Special Visa holders

    4. Business visa holders

    5. Foreign diplomats and their accompanying family members

    6. Airline/ aircraft crew whose transit stay in the Maldives

      1. is arranged in an accommodation other than a designated transit facility and/ or;

      2. duration of stay will exceed seven days

    7. Crew of ships who arrive by air to sign onto a ship

  3. Passengers except those specified in 2 (a), (e), (f) and children below 1 year, are required to undergo mandatory home quarantine for 10 days in their place of residency or work. Such passengers must obtain a COVID-19 negative PCR test result before they are released from quarantine. After arrival, within 12 to 24 hours these travelers are mandated to get registered on https://haalubelun.hpa.gov.mv/ portal.

  4. Maldivian citizens and Work Visa holders traveling to the Maldives are required to undergo mandatory home quarantine for a period of 10 days in their place of residency or work.

  5. Tourists are required to follow guidelines in place by the Ministry of Tourism https://tourism.gov.mv

  6. Travelers arriving for short term work-based visit (less than 7 days) shall obtain special permission from the Health Protection Agency. Request for permission has to be emailed to [email protected] by the concerned/ liaised local agency on the traveler’s behalf.

  7. Travelers who develop COVID-19 signs and symptoms will be tested for COVID-19 and if the test result is positive, the traveler will be subject to isolation as per the Health Protection Agency protocols.

  8. Travelers who are contacts of COVID-19 cases will be subject to quarantine as per the Health Protection Agency protocols.

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Traveller Health Declaration

Traveller Health Declaration

In accordance to health requirements all travellers travelling to Maldives are required to submit a self-declarative health declaration within 24 hours prior their departure to Maldives.

Traveller Health Declaration

How do I apply?

All travellers, including tourists, visa holders and Maldivians are obliged to submit the Traveller Health Declaration within 24 hours prior to their travel.

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