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Mozambique travel restrictions

Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: yes Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: partial
Airlines Updates

Published on 22.05.2020
LAM Mozambique moves Lisbon service resumption to 02AUG20

Flight Restrictions

published 04.06.2020
1. Passengers arriving from countries with cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) or who have been in contact with infected persons are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
2. Airline crew who disembark are subject to quarantine during their rotation/rest period of maximum of 24 hours.

Quarantine

The Mozambican Government has mandated a 14-day self-quarantine for the following: all arrivals, regardless of citizenship or prior travel; and all persons who have had direct contact with confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Insurance
Certification

COVID-19 negative certification not required / not known

Vaccination

Yellow fever (2018)
Country requirement at entry: a yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers aged 9 months
or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission and for travellers having transited for
more than 12 hours through an airport of a country with risk of yellow fever transmission.
WHO vaccination recommendation: no

Malaria (2018)
Malaria risk due predominantly to P. falciparum exists throughout the year in the entire country.
WHO recommended prevention: C

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  • Mozambique State of emergency extended until end of July (All Africa, 30.06.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    Partial opening of borders, with allowance for humanitarian relief and cargo; and, resumption of as-of-yet unspecific international flights to allow health experts and professionals, investors, and managers to enter the country.
    The Ministry of Health (MISAU) has implemented screening at airports and other points of entry scanning the temperatures of all travelers. All arrivals to Mozambique, regardless of citizenship, will be on a mandated 14-day self-quarantine. The Mozambican Government has mandated a 14-day self-quarantine for the following: all arrivals, regardless of citizenship or prior travel; and, all persons who have had direct contact with confirmed cases of COVID-19. The government has the authority to allow for real-time awareness of those in quarantine, including geolocation tools.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    On 30 June 30, the Mozambican Government extended the State of Emergency through 20 July. Some of the measures announced include: extension of validity to September 30, 2020 of all travel documents, including visas, that would otherwise expire during the State of Emergency; continued suspension of new visa issuances; continued strict quarantine regime; phased resumption of in-person classes in schools and universities; increased onsite workforce limits from 30% to 50% for businesses and institutions; continued reorganization of markets to effect social distancing measures; continued closure of all beaches for leisure activities with the exception of physical fitness; continued mandatory use of face masks or visors on public transportation and public places where there are gatherings of people; reopening of museums and galleries with implementation of social distancing measures (theaters, cinemas, and places of worship remain closed); reduction in prison sentences for non-compliance with prevention measures to 3 to 15 days, with an option to pay a fine in lieu of prison time; continued partial closure of borders except for humanitarian relief and cargo; and, resumption of as-of-yet unspecific international flights to allow health experts and professionals, investors, and managers to enter the country.

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    02.07.2020
  • Mozambique *****International Restrictions:
    All international commercial passenger flights are currently suspended. Cargo and humanitarian charter flights are exempted. Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation (MINEC) of Mozambique declared that all passengers traveling to Maputo, with Mozambique as a final destination must be in possession of MINEC entry permit in addition to regular immigration requirements and as such, no entry into Mozambique will be authorized without this entry permit. Individuals entering Mozambique will be required to observe self-quarantine for a period of 14 days.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    The Mozambican Government has extended the national State of Emergency for a second time until 30 June. These regulations have imposed restrictions on movement across international borders and within the country, and include: suspension of issuance of official documents (e.g. visas and travel documents, vehicle registrations, drivers’ licenses, and marriage certificates);
    automatic extension of all DIRE and temporary visas until June 30, 2020, even if expired; automatic extension of drivers’ licenses, identity cards, and car vehicle import clearances until June 30, 2020; strict quarantine regime (see information below); use of face masks in all public places, on public and private communal transport, and in any gathering of people; continued closure of all schools; prohibition of cultural, recreational, and sports activities in public spaces; closure of entertainment establishments, including museums, theaters, libraries, bars, pools, and gyms;
    closure of all beaches for leisure activities with the exception of physical fitness activities; suspension of religious services and celebrations in all places of worship; reduction of workforce to 1/3 present at work place with turnover of teams every 15 days; continued business at markets from 6 a.m. – 5 p.m. subject to recommendation of competent health authorities and implementation of prevention and control measures within the markets; penalization of non-compliance with State of Emergency measures under criminal law.

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    29.06.2020
  • Mozambique 1. Passengers arriving from countries with cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) or who have been in contact with infected persons are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
    2. Airline crew who disembark are subject to quarantine during their rotation/rest period of maximum of 24 hours.
    Embassies, consulates, and ports of entry of Mozambique have suspended issuances of visas, and previously issued visas are no longer valid.
    National carrier LAM Mozambique Airlines continues to operate domestic flights.

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation (MINEC) of Mozambique declared that all passengers traveling to Maputo, with Mozambique as a final destination must be in possession of MINEC entry permit in addition to regular immigration requirements and as such, no entry into Mozambique will be authorized without this entry permit.

    *****International Restrictions:
    The Ressano-Garcia / Lebombo post near Komatipoort is the only open land border between South Africa and Mozambique, for cargo only. The food supply chain between South Africa and Mozambique has not yet been disrupted by a 21-day lockdown in South Africa that began March 27.

    *****Internal Restrictions:
    The Mozambican Government has extended the national State of Emergency for a second time until 30 June. These regulations have imposed restrictions on movement across international borders and within the country, and include: suspension of issuance of official documents (e.g. visas and travel documents, vehicle registrations, drivers’ licenses, and marriage certificates);
    automatic extension of all DIRE and temporary visas until June 30, 2020, even if expired; automatic extension of drivers’ licenses, identity cards, and car vehicle import clearances until June 30, 2020; strict quarantine regime (see information below); use of face masks in all public places, on public and private communal transport, and in any gathering of people; continued closure of all schools; prohibition of cultural, recreational, and sports activities in public spaces; closure of entertainment establishments, including museums, theaters, libraries, bars, pools, and gyms;
    closure of all beaches for leisure activities with the exception of physical fitness activities; suspension of religious services and celebrations in all places of worship; reduction of workforce to 1/3 present at work place with turnover of teams every 15 days; continued business at markets from 6 a.m. – 5 p.m. subject to recommendation of competent health authorities and implementation of prevention and control measures within the markets; penalization of non-compliance with State of Emergency measures under criminal law.

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    24.06.2020
  • Mozambique 1. Passengers arriving from countries with cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) or who have been in contact with infected persons are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
    2. Airline crew who disembark are subject to quarantine during their rotation/rest period of maximum of 24 hours.
    Embassies, consulates, and ports of entry of Mozambique have suspended issuances of visas, and previously issued visas are no longer valid.
    National carrier LAM Mozambique Airlines continues to operate domestic flights.

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    17.06.2020
  • Mozambique 1. Passengers arriving from countries with cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) or who have been in contact with infected persons are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
    2. Airline crew who disembark are subject to quarantine during their rotation/rest period of maximum of 24 hours.
    Embassies, consulates, and ports of entry of Mozambique have suspended issuances of visas, and previously issued visas are no longer valid.

    International restrictions:

    International passenger flights are suspended until May 31. Previously, outbound flights were only available to/through Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (ADD). A state of emergency is in place until at least 30 May; entry into the country will be limited to persons on state business only (diplomatic or government personnel only) and health officials. Cargo flights are still permitted. A 14-day quarantine period is imposed on anybody who has been outside the country recently, and on anyone who has been in contact with people known to be infected with COVID-19. Authorities have announced automatic extension of all DIRE and temporary visas until 30 June, even if expired; automatic extension of drivers’ licenses, identity cards, and car vehicle import clearances until June 30.

    Internal restrictions:

    National carrier LAM Mozambique Airlines continues to operate domestic flights. A state of emergency is in place during which time all public and private events are banned (with the exception of funerals), schools are closed, visas are suspended and entertainment establishments are closed, or will reduce
    their activities. It is unclear whether the ban extends to restaurants and bars. The state of emergency allows the president to limit the movement of people, but this will only be activated “if there is an exponential increase in cases of contamination”. The nature of such limits has not been specified. Most non-essential businesses have either been closed or directed to operate at one-third of their workforce to ensure business continuity. Public and private transport is still permitted. The use of masks on public transport and in
    crowded places is mandatory for all.

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    04.06.2020
  • Mozambique Mozambique has limited the entry of travelers across its borders, and all travelers who have been outside the country during the past month must undergo a mandatory 14-day quarantine. All arriving travelers will be screened and those showing symptoms of COVID-19 will be quarantined. Embassies, consulates, and ports of entry of Mozambique have suspended issuances of visas, and previously issued visas are no longer valid.

    International restrictions:

    International passenger flights are suspended until May 31. Previously, outbound flights were only available to/through Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (ADD). A state of emergency is in place until at least 30 May; entry into the country will be limited to persons on state business only (diplomatic or government personnel only) and health officials. Cargo flights are still permitted. A 14-day quarantine period is imposed on anybody who has been outside the country recently, and on anyone who has been in contact with people known to be infected with COVID-19. Authorities have announced automatic extension of all DIRE and temporary visas until 30 June, even if expired; automatic extension of drivers’ licenses, identity cards, and car vehicle import clearances until June 30.

    Internal restrictions:

    National carrier LAM Mozambique Airlines continues to operate domestic flights. A state of emergency is in place during which time all public and private events are banned (with the exception of funerals), schools are closed, visas are suspended and entertainment establishments are closed, or will reduce their activities. It is unclear whether the ban extends to restaurants and bars. The state of emergency allows the president to limit the movement of people, but this will only be activated “if there is an exponential increase in cases of contamination”. The nature of such limits has not been specified. Most non-essential businesses have either been closed or directed to operate at one-third of their workforce to ensure business continuity. Public and private transport is still permitted. The use of masks on public transport and in crowded places is mandatory for all.

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    27.05.2020
  • Mozambique Passengers must be registered upon arrival and self-quarantined for 14 days.

    International restrictions:

    Outbound flights are only available to/through Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (ADD). A state of emergency is in place until at least 30 May; entry into the country will be limited to persons on state business only (diplomatic or government personnel only) and health officials. Cargo flights are still permitted.

    Internal restrictions:

    National carrier LAM Mozambique Airlines continues to operate domestic flights. A state of emergency is in place during which time all public and private events are banned (with the exception of funerals), schools are closed, visas are suspended and entertainment establishments are closed, or will reduce their activities. It is unclear whether the ban extends to restaurants and bars. The state of emergency allows the president to limit the movement of people, but this will only be activated “if there is an exponential increase in cases of contamination”. The nature of such limits has not been specified.
    A 14-day quarantine period is imposed on anybody who has been outside the country recently, and on anyone who has been in contact with people known to be infected with COVID-19. Authorities have announced automatic extension of all DIRE and temporary visas until 30 June, even if expired; automatic extension of drivers’ licenses, identity cards, and car vehicle import clearances until June 30. Most non-essential businesses have either been closed or directed to operate at one-third of their workforce to ensure business continuity. Public and private transport is still permitted. The use of masks on public transport and in crowded places is mandatory for all.

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    10.05.2020
  • Source [https://mz.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/]
    [https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/mozambique/staying-during-coronavirus]
    [https://www.osac.gov/Content/Browse/Report?subContentTypes=Alerts%2CTravel%20Advisories]
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