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Airlines Updates

Published on 26.08.2020
Nouvelair Tunisie adds Djerba – Strasbourg from April 2021
Nouvelair Tunisie plans Tunis – Brussels increase from April 2021

Published on 25.08.2020
Nouvelair Tunisie plans Djerba – Brussels service from late-Oct 2020

Published on 14.07.2020
Nouvelair Tunisie updates planned UK scheduled service launch

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Open for travel from Tunisia
Crossing Rules
  • Passengers are not permitted to enter Tunisia.
  • This does not apply to:
    • Nationals and residents of Tunisia, provided they are holding a negative RT-PCR test result tested within 72 hours before departure and within 120 hours before arriving in Tunisia, and quarantine for 14 days. Children aged 11 or under do not need a RT-PCR test provided their accompanying parent is holding a negative test result. Children under this circumstance are subject to mandatory quarantine for 3 days upon arrival,
    • Accredited diplomats in Tunisia, provided they are holding a negative RT-PCR test result tested within 72 hours before departure and within 120 hours before arriving in Tunisia, and quarantine for 14 days. Children aged 11 or under do not need a RT-PCR test provided their accompanying parent is holding a negative test result. Children under this circumstance are subject to mandatory quarantine for 3 days upon arrival,
    • Passengers travelling from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, China, Curaçao, Cyprus, Dominica, Eritrea, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Finland, French Polynesia, Germany, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, Jordan, Korea (South), Laos, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Macau, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mongolia, Montserrat, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niger, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, São Tomé and Príncipe, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Vatican or Viet Nam.
      • Passengers are advised to hold a negative PCR test result obtained within 3 days before travel.
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Flight Restrictions

published 02.09.2020

Entry restrictions
Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 120 hours before arrival.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.

Passengers arriving from Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea (Dem. People’s Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Isl., Mauritania, Micronesia (Federated States), Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, Namibia, Nauru, Nicaragua, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Russian Fed., Rwanda, Samoa, Samoa (American), Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Solomon Isl., Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tonga, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Virgin Isl. (USA), Yemen, Zambia or Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to spouses of nationals of Tunisia.

Passengers arriving from Afghanistan, Andorra, Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China (People’s Rep.), Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Czechia, Equatorial Guinea, France, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Hong Kong (SAR China), Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Macao (SAR China), Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates or Uruguay for a period less than 14 days are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to passengers traveling as part of an organized all inclusive tour.

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Quarantine

Quarantine requirement at government designated site or self-isolation at home- subject to classification.

Quarantine requirements vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. “Green country” classification implies no restriction upon entry; “Orange country” classification implies self-isolating in the traveller’s place of residence or a hotel at the traveller’s own expense for 14 days; “Red country” classification is not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. These individuals can travel to Tunisia subject to, 7 day quarantine in a hotel at the traveller’s expense and PCR tests before and after this period. If the test result is negative, travellers will be able to stay home on condition that they agree to self-isolate for an additional 7 days.

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Insurance
Certification

COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country.

All travellers will have their temperature checked on arrival in Tunisia. No testing will be carried out on arrival, but from 26 August travellers resident in all countries, need to provide evidence of having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure. No testing is available at the airport or sea ports. Passengers travelling from Tunisia, who require a test for the country they are travelling to, should take a test at the Institut Pasteur. More information available on the Ministry of Health Facebook page and website.

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Vaccination

Yellow fever (2019)
Country requirement at entry: no
WHO vaccination recommendation: no

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  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Lists of countries and their classifications as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, and “Red” countries are published in French here. Travellers from red countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. All travellers need to must sign a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules upon entry.
    If you are transiting through Tunisia, you must comply with sanitary measures and temperature checks.

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    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities.

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    14.09.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Lists of countries and their classifications as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, and “Red” countries are published in French at [https://www.facebook.com/covid19tunisia/]. Travellers from red countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. All travellers need to must sign a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules upon entry. UNHAS flights are suspended.
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. If you are transiting through Tunisia, you must comply with sanitary measures and temperature checks.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities.

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    26.08.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Lists of countries and their classifications as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, and “Red” countries are published in French at [https://www.facebook.com/covid19tunisia/]. Travellers from red countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. All travellers need to must sign a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules upon entry. UNHAS flights are suspended.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities.

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    20.08.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. The Tunisian authorities have classified countries into “Green”, “Orange” and “Red” countries. The Tunisian authorities are updating country classifications regularly so please ensure you check these pages for the latest status before travelling. Lists of countries and their classifications as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic and no entry restrictions, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are published (in French) online. See further information [http://www.santetunisie.rns.tn/fr/]. Lists of countries and their classifications as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic and no entry restrictions, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are published (in French) online.
    For “Orange” countries, from the 15 August, if you wish to travel into Tunisia, you must take a PCR test (which detects the presence of the virus) 72 hours prior to your departure. You must show evidence of your negative test result at the airport, and ensure that you arrive in Tunisia within 120 hours of the test being carried out. Upon arrival in Tunisia you must self-isolate at your hotel or place of residence for 14 days. If you wish to pay for an additional PCR test after seven days of self-isolation, you can do so at your own expense. If the result of this second test is negative you will be permitted to end your quarantine early. Upon entry you must sign a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.
    “Red” countries: Individuals resident in “Red” countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. These individuals can travel to Tunisia subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and spending seven days in a quarantine facility in a hotel (which you will have to pay for) then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. If you are transiting through Tunisia, you must comply with sanitary measures and temperature checks. All travellers will have their temperature checked on arrival in Tunisia. No testing will be carried out on arrival, but travellers resident in certain countries need to provide evidence of having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure. On arrival in Tunisia, you must provide your contact details and travel information. No testing is available at the airport or sea ports. Passengers travelling from Tunisia, who require a test for the country they are travelling to, should take a test at the Institut Pasteur.
    UNHAS flights are suspended.

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    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities. Hotels and private rentals are available to book, although hotels are required to operate at 50% of their capacity. Hygiene measures are in place, including luggage disinfection on arrival, temperature checks on entry and hand sanitiser in public spaces. Tourists must wear face masks on the transport to their accommodation. Self-service restaurants are not allowed to operate as normal, food must be served to guests while they are seated. Cafes, restaurants, bars and places of worship are permitted to operate at 70% of normal capacity. Many public places have hygiene measures in place, including taking a temperature check and sanitising hands upon entry. Cultural and artistic events can only be held in open air spaces at 70% of normal capacity. Sports stadiums are allowed to open but without spectators.

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    12.08.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    A small number of transit flights are operating through Tunisia. Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Lists of countries classed as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are published (in French) online. See further information [https://www.facebook.com/covid19tunisia/]. The Tunisian authorities are updating country classifications regularly so please ensure you check these pages for the latest status before travelling. Individuals resident in “Orange” countries can travel to Tunisia, subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; Self-isolating in your place of residence or a hotel at your own expense for 14 days. If you wish to leave self-isolation, you may do so from the sixth day after your arrival, by paying for a PCR test and receiving a negative result; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules. Individuals resident in “Red” countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. These individuals can travel to Tunisia subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and spending seven days in a quarantine facility in a hotel (which you will have to pay for) then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules. If you are transiting through Tunisia, you must comply with sanitary measures and temperature checks. On arrival in Tunisia, you must provide your contact details and travel information.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities. Hotels and private rentals are available to book, although hotels are required to operate at 50% of their capacity. Hygiene measures are in place, including luggage disinfection on arrival, temperature checks on entry and hand sanitiser in public spaces. Tourists must wear face masks on the transport to their accommodation. Self-service restaurants are not allowed to operate as normal, food must be served to guests while they are seated. Cafes, restaurants, bars and places of worship are permitted to operate at 70% of normal capacity. Many public places have hygiene measures in place, including taking a temperature check and sanitising hands upon entry. Cultural and artistic events can only be held in open air spaces at 70% of normal capacity. Sports stadiums are allowed to open but without spectators.

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    06.08.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    Flights have resumed operations to Tunisia, although limited. There are currently no transit flights through Tunisia.
    Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Tunisian authorities now permit individuals to travel to Tunisia, with no requirement to take a test before departing or self-isolate on arrival. Lists of countries classed as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are updated by the Tunisian authorities regularly so please ensure you check [http://www.santetunisie.rns.tn/fr/] [http://onmne.tn/fr/].
    Individuals resident in “Orange” countries can travel to Tunisia, subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; Self-isolating in your place of residence or a hotel at your own expense for 14 days. If you wish to leave self-isolation, you may do so from the sixth day after your arrival, by paying for a PCR test and receiving a negative result; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.
    Individuals resident in “Red” countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. These individuals can travel to Tunisia subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and Spending seven days in a quarantine facility in a hotel (which you will have to pay for) then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules. On arrival in Tunisia, you must provide your contact details and travel information.
    There are currently no transit flights through Tunisia.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities. Hotels and private rentals are available to book, although hotels are required to operate at 50% of their capacity. Hygiene measures are in place, including luggage disinfection on arrival, temperature checks on entry and hand sanitiser in public spaces. Tourists must wear face masks on the transport to their accommodation. Self-service restaurants are not allowed to operate as normal, food must be served to guests while they are seated. Cafes, restaurants, bars and places of worship are permitted to operate at 70% of normal capacity. Many public places have hygiene measures in place, including taking a temperature check and sanitising hands upon entry. Cultural and artistic events can only be held in open air spaces at 70% of normal capacity. Sports stadiums are allowed to open but without spectators.

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    17.07.2020
  • Tunisia *****International Restrictions:
    Flights have resumed operations to Tunisia, although limited. There are currently no transit flights through Tunisia.
    Entry requirements into Tunisia vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travellers’ country of residence. Tunisian authorities now permit individuals to travel to Tunisia, with no requirement to take a test before departing or self-isolate on arrival. Lists of countries classed as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are updated by the Tunisian authorities regularly so please ensure you check [http://www.santetunisie.rns.tn/fr/] [http://onmne.tn/fr/].
    Individuals resident in “Orange” countries can travel to Tunisia, subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; Self-isolating in your place of residence or a hotel at your own expense for 14 days. If you wish to leave self-isolation, you may do so from the sixth day after your arrival, by paying for a PCR test and receiving a negative result; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.
    Individuals resident in “Red” countries are not permitted to enter Tunisia, unless they are Tunisian nationals or they hold residency in Tunisia. These individuals can travel to Tunisia subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and Spending seven days in a quarantine facility in a hotel (which you will have to pay for) then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules. On arrival in Tunisia, you must provide your contact details and travel information.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    There are no restrictions on travel to and from airports and ports. All modes of public transport (taxis, buses, trains and others) are permitted to operate at full capacity. The Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places is mandatory. Tunisian authorities have implemented localised lockdowns in response to the detection of infection clusters. If you are subject to a localised lockdown, follow the instructions of the authorities. Hotels and private rentals are available to book, although hotels are required to operate at 50% of their capacity. Hygiene measures are in place, including luggage disinfection on arrival, temperature checks on entry and hand sanitiser in public spaces. Tourists must wear face masks on the transport to their accommodation. Self-service restaurants are not allowed to operate as normal, food must be served to guests while they are seated. Cafes, restaurants, bars and places of worship are permitted to operate at 70% of normal capacity. Many public places have hygiene measures in place, including taking a temperature check and sanitising hands upon entry. Cultural and artistic events can only be held in open air spaces at 70% of normal capacity. Sports stadiums are allowed to open but without spectators.

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    10.07.2020
  • Tunisia Some operations resume at Tunis-Carthage airport as borders reopen (Egypt Independent, 28.06.2020)

    Tunisia ends coronavirus curfew (Reuters, 08.06.2020). Tunisia to open sea, air and land borders on 27June (Reuters, 01.06.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    The Tunisian authorities have advised that from 27 June entry requirements will vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travelers’ country of residence. The only exceptions to this are for Tunisian nationals and for those with residency in Tunisia. Travel to Tunisia from “red countries” is subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and Spending seven days in quarantine then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.Lists of countries classed as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are published (in French) on www.santetunisie.rns.tn. The Tunisian authorities have stated that these lists will be reviewed weekly. If and when the classification for the UK changes, this travel advice will be updated accordingly. Individuals resident in “Green” countries will not be subject to any coronavirus-specific entry requirements and will not need to take a test before departing. Individuals resident in “Orange” countries will need to have taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure. They will also need to self-isolate in their place of residence or a hotel at their own expense for 14 days. If they wish to leave self-isolation they may do so from the sixth day after their arrival, by paying for a PCR test and receiving a negative result.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

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    Internal restrictions:

    On 4 June, Tunisia removed or reduced a number of its confinement measures: Travel restrictions between cities and regions have been lifted; Cafes, hotels, restaurants and places of worship are permitted to reopen ;Public transport has resumed at 50% capacity; Public administrations, businesses and services can return to operating at full capacity.While the majority of restrictions have been lifted, the Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places and the workplace is mandatory.

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    02.07.2020
  • Tunisia Tunisia ends coronavirus curfew (Reuters, 08.06.2020). Tunisia to open sea, air and land borders on 27June (Reuters, 01.06.2020)

    *****International Restrictions:
    The Tunisian authorities have advised that from 27 June entry requirements will vary depending on the prevalence of the epidemic in travelers’ country of residence. The only exceptions to this are for Tunisian nationals and for those with residency in Tunisia. Travel to Tunisia from “red countries” is subject to: Having taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure and bringing evidence of this result with you; and Spending seven days in quarantine then an additional seven days in confinement at home, subject to a negative COVID-19 test; and Signing a declaration to confirm that you will abide by these rules.Lists of countries classed as “Green”, with a low prevalence of the epidemic, and “Orange”, with a medium prevalence of the epidemic, are published (in French) on www.santetunisie.rns.tn. The Tunisian authorities have stated that these lists will be reviewed weekly. If and when the classification for the UK changes, this travel advice will be updated accordingly. Individuals resident in “Green” countries will not be subject to any coronavirus-specific entry requirements and will not need to take a test before departing. Individuals resident in “Orange” countries will need to have taken a coronavirus PCR test that is negative no more than 72 hours before departure. They will also need to self-isolate in their place of residence or a hotel at their own expense for 14 days. If they wish to leave self-isolation they may do so from the sixth day after their arrival, by paying for a PCR test and receiving a negative result.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    On 4 June, Tunisia removed or reduced a number of its confinement measures: Travel restrictions between cities and regions have been lifted; Cafes, hotels, restaurants and places of worship are permitted to reopen ;Public transport has resumed at 50% capacity; Public administrations, businesses and services can return to operating at full capacity.While the majority of restrictions have been lifted, the Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places and the workplace is mandatory.

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    26.06.2020
  • Tunisia Tunisia ends coronavirus curfew (Reuters, 08.06.2020). Tunisia to open sea, air and land borders on 27June (Reuters, 01.06.2020)

    1. Flights to Tunisia are suspended.
    – This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation flights.
    2. Nationals and residents of Tunisia are subject to quarantine for 14 days.
    Entry of business travellers from outside of the European Union is limited to sectors considered essential by the European Commission.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    On 4 June, Tunisia removed or reduced a number of its confinement measures: Travel restrictions between cities and regions have been lifted. Cafes, hotels, restaurants and places of worship are permitted to reopen. Public transport has resumed at 50% capacity. Public administrations, businesses and services can return to operating at full capacity. A curfew remains in place from 11 pm – 5 am. While the majority of restrictions have been lifted, the Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places and the workplace is mandatory. Failure to respect this rule could lead to a fine.

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    10.06.2020
  • Tunisia Tunisia to open sea, air and land borders on 27June (Reuters, 01.06.2020)

    All flights to Tunisia are suspended.
    – This does not apply to:
    a. aircraft in a state of emergency;
    b. overflights;
    c. operations related to humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights;
    d. repatriation flights (only for nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia) – they will be placed in quarantine for 14 days;
    e. technical landings where passengers do not disembark;
    f. other safety-related operations.
    All the exceptions above are subject to prior request addressed to the Tunisian Civil Aviation Authority.

    Entry of business travellers from outside of the European Union is limited to sectors considered essential by the European Commission.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    On 4 June, Tunisia removed or reduced a number of its confinement measures: Travel restrictions between cities and regions have been lifted. Cafes, hotels, restaurants and places of worship are permitted to reopen. Public transport has resumed at 50% capacity. Public administrations, businesses and services can return to operating at full capacity. A curfew remains in place from 11 pm – 5 am. While the majority of restrictions have been lifted, the Tunisian authorities have announced that wearing a face mask in public places and the workplace is mandatory. Failure to respect this rule could lead to a fine.

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    05.06.2020
  • Tunisia All flights to Tunisia are suspended. – This does not apply to: a. aircraft in a state of emergency; b. overflights; c. operations related to humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights; d. repatriation flights (only for nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia) – they will be placed in quarantine for 14 days; e. technical landings where passengers do not disembark; f. other safety-related operations. All the exceptions above are subject to prior request addressed to the Tunisian Civil Aviation Authority. Entry of business travellers from outside of the European Union is limited to sectors considered essential by the European Commission. UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    A state of emergency is in place until 28 May. A revised curfew is in place daily from 20.00 to 06.00: People are advised to avoid all movement, except for emergencies, health reasons and acquiring essential supplies. Suspension of inter-governorate or intercity travel. All gatherings of more than three people are banned. Non-respect of health regulations and restrictions is regarded as a crime and may lead to trial for involuntary homicide. 9,000 members of the security forces have been deployed. Relaxation of restrictions Government announces reduction of curfew hours, easing of lockdown as outbreak slows (Reuters, 13.05.2020) The gradual easing of restrictions begun on 4 May, – 4 May, phase 1: reopening up to 50% of commercial activities, financial services and businesses for establishments hiring more than 10 people, public services (municipalities and justice bodies) – 24 May, phase 2: recovery of above activities up to 75%, in addition to the reopening of cafes, tea rooms and restaurants – 4 June, phase 3: recovery of above activities up to 100%, resumption of cultural activities, collective prayers, reopening of religious venues and kindergartens. Medicine and pharmacy students will return to university on 11 May. From 28 May, school will resume for students in their final year of high school. Gradual resumption of university activities set for 1 June. The wearing of face masks will be highly recommended on public transport.

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    30.05.2020
  • Tunisia Government announces reduction of curfew hours, easing of lockdown as outbreak slows (Reuters, 13.05.2020) All flights to Tunisia are suspended. – This does not apply to: a. aircraft in a state of emergency; b. overflights; c. operations related to humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights; d. repatriation flights (only for nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia) – they will be placed in quarantine for 14 days; e. technical landings where passengers do not disembark; f. other safety-related operations. All the exceptions above are subject to prior request addressed to the Tunisian Civil Aviation Authority. UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    A state of emergency is in place until 28 May. A revised curfew is in place daily from 20.00 to 06.00: People are advised to avoid all movement, except for emergencies, health reasons and acquiring essential supplies. Suspension of inter-governorate or intercity travel. All gatherings of more than three people are banned. Non-respect of health regulations and restrictions is regarded as a crime and may lead to trial for involuntary homicide. 9,000 members of the security forces have been deployed. Relaxation of restrictions The gradual easing of restrictions begun on 4 May, – 4 May, phase 1: reopening up to 50% of commercial activities, financial services and businesses for establishments hiring more than 10 people, public services (municipalities and justice bodies) – 24 May, phase 2: recovery of above activities up to 75%, in addition to the reopening of cafes, tea rooms and restaurants – 4 June, phase 3: recovery of above activities up to 100%, resumption of cultural activities, collective prayers, reopening of religious venues and kindergartens. Medicine and pharmacy students will return to university on 11 May. From 28 May, school will resume for students in their final year of high school. Gradual resumption of university activities set for 1 June. The wearing of face masks will be highly recommended on public transport.

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    27.05.2020
  • Tunisia All flights to Tunisia are suspended. – This does not apply to: a. aircraft in a state of emergency; b. overflights; c. operations related to humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights; d. repatriation flights (only for nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia) – they will be placed in quarantine for 14 days; e. technical landings where passengers do not disembark; f. other safety-related operations. All the exceptions above are subject to prior request addressed to the Tunisian Civil Aviation Authority. UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    A general lockdown is in place until 3 May. A state of emergency is in place until 28 May. A revised curfew is in place daily from 20.00 to 06.00: People are advised to avoid all movement, except for emergencies, health reasons and acquiring essential supplies. Suspension of inter-governorate or intercity travel. All gatherings of more than three people are banned. Non-respect of health regulations and restrictions is regarded as a crime and may lead to trial for involuntary homicide. 9,000 members of the security forces have been deployed. Relaxation of restrictions The gradual easing of restrictions begun on 4 May, – 4 May, phase 1: reopening up to 50% of commercial activities, financial services and businesses for establishments hiring more than 10 people, public services (municipalities and justice bodies) – 24 May, phase 2: recovery of above activities up to 75%, in addition to the reopening of cafes, tea rooms and restaurants – 4 June, phase 3: recovery of above activities up to 100%, resumption of cultural activities, collective prayers, reopening of religious venues and kindergartens. Medicine and pharmacy students will return to university on 11 May. From 28 May, school will resume for students in their final year of high school. Gradual resumption of university activities set for 1 June. The wearing of face masks will be highly recommended on public transport.

    Source: https://pandemic.internationalsos.com/2019-ncov/ncov-travel-restrictions-flight-operations-and-screening https://www.iatatravelcentre.com/international-travel-document-news/1580226297.htm

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    12.05.2020
  • Tunisia All flights to Tunisia are suspended.
    – This does not apply to:
    a. aircraft in a state of emergency;
    b. overflights;
    c. operations related to humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights;
    d. repatriation flights (only for nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia) – they will be placed in quarantine for 14 days;
    e. technical landings where passengers do not disembark;
    f. other safety-related operations.
    All the exceptions above are subject to prior request addressed to the Tunisian Civil Aviation Authority.

    UNHAS flights are suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    A general lockdown is in place until 3 May.
    A state of emergency is in place until 28 May.
    A revised curfew is in place daily from 20.00 to 06.00:
    People are advised to avoid all movement, except for emergencies, health reasons and acquiring essential supplies.
    Suspension of inter-governorate or intercity travel.
    All gatherings of more than three people are banned.
    Non-respect of health regulations and restrictions is regarded as a crime and may lead to trial for involuntary homicide. 9,000 members of the security forces have been deployed.

    Relaxation of restrictions
    There will be a gradual easing of restrictions from 4 May to 14 June in three phases:
    – 4 May, phase 1: reopening up to 50% of commercial activities, financial services and businesses for establishments hiring more than 10 people, public services (municipalities and justice bodies)
    – 24 May, phase 2: recovery of above activities up to 75%, in addition to the reopening of cafes, tea rooms and restaurants
    – 4 June, phase 3: recovery of above activities up to 100%, resumption of cultural activities, collective prayers, reopening of religious venues and kindergartens.
    The wearing of face masks will be highly recommended on public transport.

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    10.05.2020
  • Source Foreign travel advice, Gov.UK/
    OSAC Travel Advisories/
    US State Dept. COVID-19 Country Specific Information/
    Covid Tunisia Page/
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