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Europe travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Movement Restrictions:
17/03/20: Entry ban for individuals other than citizens from countries in the European Union; Switzerland; European Economic Area; and United Kingdom; long-term residents and people with long-term visa or residence permits; family members of EU and EEA citizens; medical personnel and people responsible for transport of goods for 30 days; 20/03/2020: Border closed unless for essential travel. Belgian travellers can return home; 15/06/2020 Belgium will reopen its borders to and from the European Union; including the United Kingdom; and the four other Schengen countries (Switzerland; Liechtenstein; Iceland; Norway); 25/09/2020: Going to the red zone will be strongly discouraged and no...
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
13/03/2020: All recreational activities (sports; cultural; folkloric; etc.) are cancelled; 04/05/2020: Physical activity will be allowed with two people in addition to those living under the same roof; as long as safe distances are respected. It will also be allowed to practice other sports activities in the open air. If these sports require an infrastructure; access to showers or facilities will not be allowed.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Vaccination:
Compulsory for anyone not residing in Belgium to present a Digital Covid Certificate upon entry; i.e. a recovery certificate. Exceptions apply (stays of less than 48 hours). No test obligation for anyone who enters the country (resident and non-resident) with a certificate. For Belgian residents without a certificate travelling from a dark red country or a third country not on the white list of Europe should undergo a rapid antigen (RAT) or a PCR test on day 1 after their arrival. For people from countries or regions with circulation of a new variant Concern (VOC) strict testing rules remain unchanged.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
18/05/20: reopening of primary and secondary - teachers to wear face masks for reopening of primary and secondary schools. But not when teaching children.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
04/05/2020: Physical activity will be allowed with two people in addition to those living under the same roof; as long as safe distances are respected. It will also be allowed to practice other sports activities in the open air. If these sports require an infrastructure; access to showers or facilities will not be allowed; 18/05/2020: Regular sports training sessions and club training sessions can be resumed in the presence of a trainer. Conditions: Groups are limited to 20 people; social distance must be guaranteed; club cafeterias remain closed. Sport and recreation Sites of natural interest; such as animal parks; may...
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
13/03/2020: Non-essential shops remain closed; 04/05/2020 Only fabric and haberdashery shops reopen and everyone has to wear masks. Open-air markets can reopen under several conditions: the agreement of the local authorities; a maximum of 50 street vendors; mandatory mask for vendors and recommended for customers; a traffic plan. OLD: Contact trades; such as hairdressers; cannot open yet.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Movement Restrictions:
08/06/2020: It will be possible to go on an excursion for one or more days within Belgium.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Movement Restrictions:
15/06/2020: Belgium will reopen its borders to and from the European Union; including the United Kingdom; and the four other Schengen countries (Switzerland; Liechtenstein; Iceland; Norway).
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Movement Restrictions:
All non-essential journeys are discouraged.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Schools/Univercity closure:
13/03/2020: Regarding schools; lessons are suspended; 18/05/2020: Gradual resumption of classes for some students in primary and secondary education and this; under strict organizational conditions.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
Open are outdoor playgrounds; museums; zoos; amusement parks (outdoor areas); other places are closed; e.g. cinemas; casinos; 09/06/2021: discos and dance clubs are still closed; while cinemas; bowling alleys; arcades; casinos; betting agencies reopen with ventilation protocols; same for natural parks; animal parks; indoor playgrounds; indoor leisure facilities; tropical swimming pools; casinos; betting companies; arcades; unmanned solariums and bowling alleys; sex working is permitted; saunas; jacuzzis; steam paths reopen; 01/09/2021: Nightclubs and dance halls will be able to reopen their doors from October 1 on the basis of more specific protocols in terms of air quality; ventilation and maximum capacity...
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
30/10/2020: Non-essential stores are closing but can organize collection and home deliveries of goods ordered in advance. Access to the store prohibited when withdrawing purchases; 01/12/2020: Non-essential shops may reopen.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
Small markets and fairs remain open; but the consumption of food and beverages is prohibited. Flea markets; flea markets and small Christmas markets are prohibited. 29/10/2020: Store purchases can only be made individually or with one other person for up to 30 minutes (per store). Wellness centres; including but not limited to saunas; jacuzzis; steam baths and hammams; unless their use is private will be closed; 30/10/2020: Non-essential stores are closing but can organize collection and home deliveries of goods ordered in advance. Access to the store prohibited when withdrawing purchases.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Public Place:
04/05/2020: only fabric and haberdashery shops to allow everyone to make masks. Open-air markets can reopen under several conditions: the agreement of the local authorities; a maximum of 50 street vendors; mandatory mask for vendors and recommended for customers; a traffic plan. Contact trades; such as hairdressers; cannot open yet; 18/05/2020: Hairdressers and beauty salons may reopen. Conditions: by appointment only; mask is obligatory for all; social distance between clients; 23/07/2020 Wearing a mask will be compulsory: in markets; flea markets and fairgrounds; in shopping streets and any private or public place with high traffic as defined by local authorities;...
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
25.8M
People fully
vaccinated
9.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
78.85%
Movement Restrictions:
Non-essential trips into Belgium are prohibited from Wednesday 27 January to Monday 1 March 2021. The travel ban will be monitored for road; air; sea and rail traffic. Only essential travel is allowed during this period; i.e. travel for: Compelling family reasons; Humanitarian reasons; Study purposes; Residents of border areas; Professional reasons when performing work-related activities; Animal care; travel in the context of legal obligations (insofar as these cannot be done online); urgent repairs in the context of vehicle safety and a house move are also considered essential.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None