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Tonga Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020 by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this has been renewed until 8pm on 10 May 2021. Tongan borders are closed to entry to all foreign nationals, except if authorisation is granted by the relevant Tongan government authorities. All international cruise ships and yachts scheduled to arrive after 19 March 2020 will not be granted entry in... More information

04.05.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

New Zealand Latest News: New Zealand's authorities halt flights from Western Australia after worker at quarantine hotel in Perth tested positive for COVID-19 (NZHerald, 01.05.2021). International Restrictions: *Entry to New Zealand: The New Zealand border is currently closed to almost all arrivals. From 11:59pm on 28 April 2021, travellers to New Zealand from very high risk countries are temporarily restricted to New Zealand citizens, their partners, dependent... More information

30.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Samoa Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Samoa: Samoa’s international borders are currently closed under an ongoing State of Emergency, unless approved by the Samoan government due to exceptional circumstances, e.g. repatriation. In these exceptional circumstances, travellers including crew are now required to be fully vaccinated before entry into Samoa with any vaccine pre-qualified by WHO. For further details please see https://www.healt... More information

29.04.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Samoa Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. All passengers who have complied with these requirements should expect quarantine for a period determined by the Ministry of Health depending on vaccine type, and country of origin. More information

29.04.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Samoa Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. A Negative rtPCR COVID test is still required to be taken within 72 hours of departure from originating airport. The lab result must be presented in hard copy on arrival into Samoa. For further details please see https://www.health.gov.ws/ More information

29.04.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Fiji Latest News International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The Fiji government has announced changes to International travel due to COVID-19. The Fiji border remains closed to British tourists. Only residents and Fijian citizens are allowed to return to Fiji. Ahead of travel, returning residents and non-Fiji citizens must request approval from the Office of the Prime Minister for entry (by air or sea) into Fiji.... More information

28.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Federated States of Micronesia International Restrictions: *Entry to Micronesia: Federated States of Micronesia has declared a “state of public health emergency”. No passengers are allowed to disembark any air or sea vessel originating outside of Federated States of Micronesia, with the exception of individuals granted an exception from the National Government or those working on commercial sea vessels abiding precautionary measures and protocols. Internal Restrictions: The situat... More information

23.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Vanuatu Latest News: Outward travel from main island banned until 22 April (New Zealand Herald, 19.04.2021) International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights to and from Vanuatu are very limited. Air Vanuatu are running a small number of cargo services with some seats for passengers, to Brisbane, Auckland and Noumea. For travellers wishing to leave Vanuatu, the final outbound flight in 2020 will be a service to Brisbane, departing on 19... More information

22.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Fiji Latest News International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The Fiji government has announced changes to International travel due to COVID-19. The Fiji border remains closed to British tourists. Only residents and Fijian citizens are allowed to return to Fiji. Ahead of travel, returning residents and non-Fiji citizens must request approval from the Office of the Prime Minister for entry (by air or sea) into Fiji.... More information

22.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Vanuatu Latest News: International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights to and from Vanuatu are very limited. Air Vanuatu are running a small number of cargo services with some seats for passengers, to Brisbane, Auckland and Noumea. For travellers wishing to leave Vanuatu, the final outbound flight in 2020 will be a service to Brisbane, departing on 19 December. Air Vanuatu advise they will then re-open for bookings in January, with the... More information

19.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Tonga Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020 by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this has been renewed until 8pm on 10 May 2021. Tongan borders are closed to entry to all foreign nationals, except if authorisation is granted by the relevant Tongan government authorities. All international cruise ships and yachts scheduled to arrive after 19 March 2020 will not be granted entry in... More information

16.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Samoa Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Samoa: Samoa’s international borders are currently closed under an ongoing State of Emergency, unless approved by the Samoan government due to exceptional circumstances, e.g. repatriation. All international cruise ships and yachts will not be granted entry into Samoa. Internal Restrictions: *Travel in Samoa: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020. Public transport, including bus... More information

15.04.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Australia Latest News: COVID-19 hotel quarantine program restarts in Melbourne as international flights resume (ABC, 08.04.2021). Prime minister of New Zealand announces quarantine-free travel between the two countries from 19 April (Reuters, 06.05.2021). PM of New Zealand announces quarantine-free travel between NZ and Australia from 19 April (Reuters, 05.04.2021). COVID-19 lockdown in Brisbane to end 1 April (ABC, 31.03.2021). Three-day lockdown for Greater Brisba... More information

13.04.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Tonga Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020 by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this has been renewed until 8pm on 10 May 2021. Tongan borders are closed to entry to all foreign nationals, except if authorisation is granted by the relevant Tongan government authorities. All international cruise ships and yachts scheduled to arrive after 19 March 2020 will not be granted entry in... More information

12.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

New Zealand Latest News: Authorities in New Zealand suspend entry to travelers from India (Reuters, 07.04.2021). PM of New Zealand announces quarantine-free travel between NZ and Australia from 19 April (Reuters, 05.04.2021). International Restrictions: Entry to New Zealand: The New Zealand border is currently closed to almost all arrivals. From 4pm NZST on Sunday 11 April 2021, travellers who have been in India in the previous 14 days cannot enter New Zeala... More information

09.04.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Solomon Islands Latest News: International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights: to and from Solomon Islands remain suspended. Check with your travel company for the latest information. *Entry to Solomon Islands: All non-Solomon Island citizens must receive prior authorisation from the Solomon Islands Prime Minister’s Office before being granted permission to enter the country. The Solomon Islands designate other countries as being ‘Covid Free’,... More information

24.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Solomon Islands Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. Anyone testing positive will be moved to an isolation facility, their quarantine extended, and further COVID-19 tests will be taken. More information

24.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Tonga Latest News: International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March 2020 by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this has been renewed until 8pm on 12 April 2021. Tongan borders are closed to entry to all foreign nationals, except if authorisation is granted by the relevant Tongan government authorities. All international cruise ships and yachts scheduled to ar... More information

16.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Vanuatu Latest News: International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights to and from Vanuatu are very limited. Air Vanuatu are running a small number of cargo services with some seats for passengers, to Brisbane, Auckland and Noumea. For travellers wishing to leave Vanuatu, the final outbound flight in 2020 will be a service to Brisbane, departing on 19 December. Air Vanuatu advise they will then re-open for bookings in January, with the... More information

16.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. Anyone entering New Zealand needs to undergo quarantine or managed isolation in an approved facility for a minimum of 14 days. Arrivals must then test negative for COVID-19 before entering the community. More information

12.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

New Zealand Latest News: Quarantine-free travel between Australia and NZ reinstated after Auckland's hot-spot status removed (NZ Herald,10.03.2021). Auckland ends week-long COVID-19 lockdown (Reuters, 06.03.2021). Flights to Cook Islands to resume after Auckland's COVID-19 lockdown ends (Stuff New Zealand, 06.03.2021). International Restrictions: *Entry to New Zealand: The New Zealand border is currently closed to almost all arrivals. All travellers to New Zea... More information

12.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Solomon Islands International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights: to and from Solomon Islands remain suspended. Check with your travel company for the latest information. *Entry to Solomon Islands: All non-Solomon Island citizens must receive prior authorisation from the Solomon Islands Prime Minister’s Office before being granted permission to enter the country. The Solomon Islands designate other countries as being ‘Covid Free’, ‘Low Risk’, ‘Moderat... More information

10.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Tonga International Restrictions: *Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this has been renewed until 8pm on 15 March 2021. Tongan borders are closed to entry to all foreign nationals, except if authorisation is granted by the relevant Tongan government authorities. All international cruise ships and yachts scheduled to arrive after 19 March 2020 will not be granted entry into Tonga until further... More information

10.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

New Zealand Latest News: Flights to Cook Islands to resume after Auckland's COVID-19 lockdown ends (Stuff New Zealand, 06.03.2021). COVID-19 lockdown reintroduced in Auckland for seven days from 28 February after new case reported (Reuters, 27.02.2021). Travelers from New Zealand face tighter restrictions in New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria because of COVID-19 (Sydney Morning Herald , 24.02.2021). Authorities further ease COVID-19 restrictions in Auckla... More information

06.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Cook Islands Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers are not allowed to enter. More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

French Polynesia Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to passengers with a completed Travel Certificate obtained at https://tinyurl.com/3wnu8gvj. --- Passengers must complete an "ETIS Application" at https://www.etis.pf/en/ . A QR code must be presented upon arrival. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 3 days before depa... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Marshall Islands Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers are not allowed to enter until 4 March 2021. More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: no Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Federated States of Micronesia Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to passengers arriving on humanitarian flights. --- Passengers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) test result issued at most 3 days before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English. Forced isolation Passengers are subject to quarantine for 14 days. More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Nauru Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers must have spent the past 14 days in Australia (excluding the State of Victoria), Cook Isl., Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Isl., Micronesia (Federated States), New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Isl., Chinese Taipei, Tonga, Tuvalu or Vanuatu. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR SARS-CoV-2 RNA test result. The test must: - be based on nasal/oral swab; and... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Caledonia Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to spouses and children of residents of New Caledonia. They must present a completed Travel Certificate before boarding and to immigration upon arrival obtained at https://tinyurl.com/3wnu8gvj. - This does not apply to passengers arriving from Wallis and Futuna Isl. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) molecular test result. T... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to partner or dependent child of a national or a permanent resident of New Zealand. Their visa must be based on the relationship. - This does not apply to passengers arriving from Cook Isl. on a direct flight operated by Air New Zealand. They must have been in Cook Isl. in the past 14 days. - This does not apply to passengers who have a visa and have been granted an exemption... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Niue Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 4 days before departure from New-Zealand. Ban entry for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.)... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Norfolk Islands Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter Australia. - This does not apply to the immediate family members of nationals of Australia. - This does not apply to the immediate family members of nationals of New Zealand residing in Australia. - This does not apply to passengers arriving from New Zealand, having been in New Zealand in the past 14 days and traveling on a Safe Travel Zone flight. - This does not apply to passengers who have a vi... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: partial

Northern Mariana Islands Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) viral antigen, NAAT, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before arrival. Passengers details (e.g., name and date of birth) in the certificate must match those stated in the passport or other travel document; and the test result must specify "negative" or "not detected". If marked "invalid" it is not accepted.... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: partial

Palau Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers must have an approved Quarantine Certificate obtained before departure at https://www.palaugov.pw/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Quarantine-Certificate-Application.pdf Ban entry for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in China, Hong Kong, Macao Passengers and airline crew arriving from China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macao (SAR China) are not allowed to enter. --- Passengers and airli... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Papua New Guinea Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to passengers with a State of Emergency (SOE) controller approval. --- Passengers must arrive from Australia, Cook Isl., Fiji, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Micronesia (Federated States), Nauru, Niue, Palau, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Isl. or Vanuatu. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test res... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Samoa Crossing rules: Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or have been in Fiji Passengers arriving from Fiji must have been in Fiji for at least 28 days before arrival. Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or have been in American Samoa, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu Passengers traveling via Nadi (NAN) from Kiribati, Marshall Isl., Micronesia (Federated States), Nauru, Palau, Samoa (... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Solomon Islands Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter Solomon Isl. This does not apply to passengers with prior written authorization issued by the Prime Minister. Passengers and airline crew must provide details of their international travel history for the period of 14 days prior to arrival in Solomon Isl. Forced isolation Passengers with prior written authorization issued by the Prime Minister who have been in countries with confir... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Tonga Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are allowed to enter if in the past 14 days they have stayed in a country with no confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) if they have an official medical clearance issued at most 3 days before arrival. Ban entry for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei) Passengers and airline crew arriving from China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SA... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Wallis and Futuna Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to spouses and children of residents of New Caledonia. They must present a completed Travel Certificate before boarding and to immigration upon arrival obtained at https://tinyurl.com/3wnu8gvj. - This does not apply to passengers arriving from Wallis and Futuna Isl. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) molecular test result. T... More information

01.03.2021

Vanuatu Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers are not allowed to enter. - This does not apply to passengers with a Special Category Visa issued before April 2020 and an approval from the immigration. --- Vanuatu's borders are closed. - This does not apply to humanitarian flights. --- Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation p... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Guam Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) viral antigen, NAAT, RT-LAMP, RT-PCR or TMA test result. The test must have been taken at most 3 days before departure from the first embarkation point. Passengers details (e.g., name and date of birth) in the certificate must match those stated in the passport or other travel document; and the test result must specify "negative" or "not detected". If mark... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: yes Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: partial

Tuvalu Crossing rules: Total entry ban Passengers are not allowed to enter. --- Tuvalu's borders are closed. - This does not apply to repatriation flights. More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: no Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

American Samoa Crossing rules: Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or have been in Samoa Passengers arriving from Samoa must: - obtain a health clearance from Ministry of Health (MOH) 3 days prior to arrival; - present a completed “DOT Travel Declaration Form" upon arrival. Entry restrictions Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. --- Passengers arriving from Hawaii must... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Australia Crossing rules: Entry restrictions Passengers are not allowed to enter Australia. - This does not apply to the immediate family members of nationals of Australia. - This does not apply to the immediate family members of nationals of New Zealand residing in Australia. - This does not apply to passengers arriving from New Zealand, having been in New Zealand in the past 14 days and traveling on a Safe Travel Zone flight. - This does not apply to passengers who have a vi... More information

01.03.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

New Zealand Latest News: COVID-19 lockdown reintroduced in Auckland for seven days from 28 February after new case reported (Reuters, 27.02.2021). Travelers from New Zealand face tighter restrictions in New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria because of COVID-19 (Sydney Morning Herald , 24.02.2021). Authorities further ease COVID-19 restrictions in Auckland from midnight on 22 February (News Hub, 21.02.2021). Snap COVID-19 lockdown disrupts flight, ferry and... More information

28.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

New Zealand Latest News: Authorities further ease COVID-19 restrictions in Auckland from midnight on 22 February (News Hub, 21.02.2021). Snap COVID-19 lockdown disrupts flight, ferry and train services in Auckland (Stuff NZ, 14.02.2021). Government imposes three-day lockdown on Auckland after three new local COVID-19 cases reported (Reuters, 14.02.2021). Quarantine rules tightened in New Zealand because of COVID-19 variant (Reuters, 27.01.2021). Borders expected to r... More information

23.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Fiji Latest News: Authorities resume inbound passenger flights from 29 December; new quarantine protocols reported (Fiji Village, 28.12.2020). Government temporarily bans all inbound flights (Xinhua, 22.12.2020). All public transport services will cease from 11 p.m. on 16 December (Xinhua, 16.12.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The Fiji government has announced changes to International travel due to C... More information

22.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Latest News: Government will lift COVID-19 lockdown in Auckland and ease restrictions across rest of country from midnight on 17 February (Reuters, 17.02.2021). Snap COVID-19 lockdown disrupts flight, ferry and train services in Auckland (Stuff NZ, 14.02.2021). Government imposes three-day lockdown on Auckland after three new local COVID-19 cases reported (Reuters, 14.02.2021). Quarantine rules tightened in New Zealand because of COVID-19 variant (Reuters,... More information

19.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Samoa Latest News: Government extends COVID-19 state of emergency until 26 October (Fiji Times, 27.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry to Samoa: Samoa’s international borders are currently closed under an ongoing State of Emergency, unless approved by the Samoan government due to exceptional circumstances, e.g. repatriation. The Samoan Ministry of Health issued updated travel advice on 30 December 2020 which denies entry to travellers originating f... More information

18.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Tonga Latest News: Government extends state of emergency until 15 February (Xinhua, 18.01.2021). International Restrictions: All international flights to Tonga are diverted from Tonga, except for international flights approved by the Ministry of Health. Air New Zealand will be running one flight a week for outbound passengers throughout November. Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this... More information

18.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Australia Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. All international travellers entering Australia need to undertake a mandatory 14-day quarantine at a designated facility (for example a hotel) at their port of arrival. More information

16.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Australia Certification: COVID-19 negative certification not required / not known. Returning Australians and other travellers to Australia must return a negative COVID-19 test prior to departure. All travellers arriving in Australia may need to undergo enhanced health screening on arrival before going into quarantine. This can include temperature testing. You may also be asked to undergo screening or testing in quarantine. More information

16.02.2021
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Australia Latest News: Australian government imposes temporary restrictions on flights from New Zealand as Auckland enters three-day COVID-19 lockdown(9News Australia, 14.02.2021). Authorities announce five-day lockdown in Melbourne because of COVID-19 (Reuters, 11.02.2021). Flights to Tonga postponed until March after managed quarantine period changes (RNZ, 11.02.2021). Residents along northern coast of New Zealand urged to avoid beaches,shore areas; tsunami threat... More information

16.02.2021
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New Zealand Latest News: Government imposes three-day lockdown on Auckland after three new local COVID-19 cases reported (Reuters, 14.02.2021). Quarantine rules tightened in New Zealand because of COVID-19 variant (Reuters, 27.01.2021). Borders expected to remain closed through most of 2021 because of COVID-19 concerns (Japan Times, 26.01.2021). Australia government suspends its one-way travel bubble with New Zealand for 72 hours because of COVID-19 (Stuff NZ, 25.01.2... More information

14.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Papua New Guinea Latest News: Government to lift COVID-19 lockdown starting 12 August amid surge in infections (Reuters, 10.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry to Papua New Guinea: Commercial options for travel to and from Papua New Guinea remain very limited. If transiting through another country, it is important that you also check the latest requirements for transit through that country. Nobody may enter Papua New Guinea unless they have a written exempti... More information

02.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Papua New Guinea Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. Anyone arriving into Papua New Guinea must self-isolate – at their own expense - in a government approved hotel for 14 days unless an exemption has been obtained to quarantine at home. All arrivals will also be subject to monitoring through either an approved tracking device or tracking application at their own cost. More information

02.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Papua New Guinea Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. Nobody may enter Papua New Guinea unless they have a written exemption from the National Pandemic Controller or his delegate, and evidence of a negative RT-PCR test result for COVID-19 taken within a 7 day period prior to boarding the aircraft bound for PNG. More information

02.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Palau *International Restrictions: International commercial flights remain suspended. Travelers will subject to be quarantined and testing upon arrival. All travelers will subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine and undertake 2 separate PCR swab test. If the first test result is negative then at the end of the 14 days of quarantine they may transfer to their residence to complete a further 7-day self-isolation. Wearing face shield is mandatory when exiting the... More information

01.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Solomon Islands International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights: to and from Solomon Islands remain suspended. Check with your travel company for the latest information. *Entry to Solomon Islands: With immediate effect, travellers originating in the UK or the USA will not be permitted entry to Solomon Islands. This is for an unknown period. All other countries with the exception of Australia, New Zealand, China, Taiwan and neighbouring South Pacific... More information

01.02.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Palau Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. All persons entering Palau are being quarantined for 14 days at a quarantine facility established by the government. More information

01.02.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

French Polynesia Latest News: CDC recommends travelers avoid nonessential travel because of high COVID-19 risk (CDC, 17.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): Current measures include a requirement for all travellers to undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure and to show proof of a negative result when embarking. Further details are available on the website of the French High Commission. Travell... More information

28.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

French Polynesia Quarantine: No current quarantine requirement More information

28.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

French Polynesia Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. Current measures include a requirement for all travellers to undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure and to show proof of a negative result when embarking. More information

28.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Cook Islands International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The borders of the Cook Islands are closed to all persons unless an exemption is provided (in writing) by the Cook Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration. The closure is in response to new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand. Exemptions detailed on the Cook Islands Travel Advisory comprise Cook Islanders, Permanent Residents of the Cook Islands, Cook Islands work per... More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

New Zealand Latest News: Borders expected to remain closed through most of 2021 because of COVID-19 concerns (Japan Times, 26.01.2021). Australia government suspends its one-way travel bubble with New Zealand for 72 hours because of COVID-19 (Stuff NZ, 25.01.2021). Government to ask most international travelers for negative COVID-19 tests (Reuters, 11.01.2021). New Zealand to require negative COVID-19 test for all travelers entering from U.K. and U.S., starting 15 Jan... More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Papua New Guinea Latest News: Government to lift COVID-19 lockdown starting 12 August amid surge in infections (Reuters, 10.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry to Papua New Guinea: Commercial options for travel to and from Papua New Guinea remain very limited. If transiting through another country, it is important that you also check the latest requirements for transit through that country. Nobody may enter Papua New Guinea unless they have a written exemptio... More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Caledonia Latest News: Government extends travel restrictions in, out of country until end of July 2021 (RNZ, 10.11.2020) International Restrictions: *Restrictions in response to coronavirus: Only travellers who can prove that entry is for essential reasons will be allowed to enter, and they will be expected to fill in a travel certificate or ‘attestation’ and provide proof. All travellers over the age of 11 must undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours... More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Cook Islands Quarantine: Quarantine requirement outside territory. The Cook Islands have restricted the entry of all travelers except for Cook Islanders and Cook Islands Permit Holders who have been present in New Zealand for at least 30 days and whose main purpose of travel is to return home, or to take up or resume employment. More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

Cook Islands Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering New Zealand. The New Zealand Government will require all travellers to New Zealand (except those from Australia, Antarctica and most Pacific islands) to have a COVID-19 test taken and a negative result returned within 72 hours of their first scheduled international flight. This will come into force on flights arriving in New Zealand after 11:59pm (local time) on 25 January. The Pacific islands that are... More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

New Caledonia Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Caledonia Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. All travellers over the age of 11 must undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure for their destination, showing proof of a negative result before embarking. Airlines will refuse boarding to anyone who does not produce both proof of a negative test result and the self-certified document. More information

27.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Solomon Islands Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. You will have to show evidence of at least 3 negative coronavirus tests prior to travelling. These tests should be undertaken 21 days before travel (first test) 12-14 days before travel (second test) and 48 hours before travel (third test). More information

26.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Solomon Islands International Restrictions: *Entry to Solomon Islands: With immediate effect, travellers originating in the UK will not be permitted entry to Solomon Islands. This is for an unknown period. All countries with the exception of Australia, New Zealand, China, Taiwan and neighbouring South Pacific island nations (not Papua New Guinea or French Polynesia) have been designated by Solomon Islands as ‘high risk’ for COVID-19. Prospective travellers who have been i... More information

26.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

New Zealand Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. All travellers to New Zealand (except those coming from Australia, Antarctica and most Pacific Islands) will be required to have confirmation of a negative COVID-19 PCR test result in the 72 hours prior to departure. More information

22.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Cook Islands International Restrictions: The borders of the Cook Islands are closed to all persons unless an exemption is provided (in writing) by the Cook Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration. The closure is in response to new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand. Exemptions detailed on the Cook Islands Travel Advisory. Exemptions detailed on the Cook Islands Travel Advisory comprise Cook Islanders, Permanent Residents of the Cook Islands, Cook Islands wor... More information

22.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: no

New Caledonia Latest News: Government extends travel restrictions in, out of country until end of July 2021 (RNZ, 10.11.2020) International Restrictions: Only travellers who can prove that entry is for urgent family/work reasons will be allowed to enter, and they will be expected to fill in a travel certificate available here. All travellers over the age of 11 must undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure for their destination. The test is ob... More information

22.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Latest News: Government to ask most international travelers for negative COVID-19 tests (Reuters, 11.01.2021). New Zealand to require negative COVID-19 test for all travelers entering from U.K. and U.S., starting 15 January (Stuff New Zealand, 02.01.2021). Quarantine-free travel between Australia and NZ will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (NYPost, 14.12.2020). Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne resume (9News Australia, 16.11.2020). Government to ea... More information

22.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Fiji Quarantine: Quarantine requirement outside territory or at a at government designated site. Quarantine requirement outside territory or at a at government designated site. Entry requires confirmation of willingness to enter a government-mandated quarantine facility for 14 days More information

21.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Tonga Latest News: Government extends state of emergency until 15 February (Xinhua, 18.01.2021). International Restrictions: All international flights to Tonga are diverted from Tonga, except for international flights approved by the Ministry of Health. Air New Zealand will be running one flight a week for outbound passengers throughout November. Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga, this... More information

21.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Fiji Latest News: Authorities resume inbound passenger flights from 29 December; new quarantine protocols reported (Fiji Village, 28.12.2020). Government temporarily bans all inbound flights (Xinhua, 22.12.2020). All public transport services will cease from 11 p.m. on 16 December (Xinhua, 16.12.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The Fiji government has announced changes to International travel due to C... More information

21.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Latest News: Government to ask most international travelers for negative COVID-19 tests (Reuters, 11.01.2021). New Zealand to require negative COVID-19 test for all travelers entering from U.K. and U.S., starting 15 January (Stuff New Zealand, 02.01.2021). Quarantine-free travel between Australia and NZ will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (NYPost, 14.12.2020). Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne resume (9News Australia, 16.11.2020). Government to ea... More information

13.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Australia Latest News: Brisbane enters three-day lockdown (Reuters, 07.01.2021). Travelers from Sydney banned from Queensland until end of January because of COVID-19 (9News Australia, 07.01.2021). Border and travel restrictions imposed in several states after fresh outbreaks of COVID-19 in Melbourne, Sydney (9News Australia, 31.12.2020). Northern Territory imposes two-week COVID-19 quarantine for travelers from Greater Sydney (7News Australia, 31.12.2020). I... More information

08.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Samoa Latest News: Government extends COVID-19 state of emergency until 26 October (Fiji Times, 27.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry to Samoa: Samoa’s international borders are currently closed under an ongoing State of Emergency, unless approved by the Samoan government due to exceptional circumstances, e.g. repatriation. The Samoan Ministry of Health issued updated travel advice on 30 December 2020 which denies entry to travellers originating f... More information

08.01.2021
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Latest News: New Zealand to require negative COVID-19 test for all travelers entering from U.K. and U.S., starting 15 January (Stuff New Zealand, 02.01.2021). Quarantine-free travel between Australia and NZ will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (NYPost, 14.12.2020). Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne resume (9News Australia, 16.11.2020). Government to ease Auckland's COVID-19 restrictions at midnight on 7 October (Reuters, 04.10.2020). Internat... More information

02.01.2021
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Vanuatu Quarantine: Quarantine requirement at government designated site. Arriving passengers are required to undergo 14 days’ quarantine at a government approved location at their own expense. More information

29.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Vanuatu Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. More information

29.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Vanuatu Latest News: Government extends state of emergency until end of year. (RNZ, 15.07.2020) International Restrictions: *International travel: Commercial flights to and from Vanuatu are very limited. Air Vanuatu are running a small number of cargo services with some seats for passengers, to Brisbane, Auckland and Noumea. For travellers wishing to leave Vanuatu, the final outbound flight in 2020 will be a service to Brisbane, departing on 19 December. Air... More information

29.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes

Fiji Certification: COVID-19 negative certification required. All arrivals must bring evidence of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test (for a nasopharyngeal sample taken not more than 72 hours before departure). The test result must be in the form of the complete report from the laboratory that performed the test More information

28.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Fiji Latest News: Authorities resume inbound passenger flights from 29 December; new quarantine protocols reported (Fiji Village, 28.12.2020). Government temporarily bans all inbound flights (Xinhua, 22.12.2020). All public transport services will cease from 11 p.m. on 16 December (Xinhua, 16.12.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): You can find more information regarding inbound passenger flights into Fij... More information

28.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Australia Latest News: Border and travel restrictions imposed in several states after fresh outbreaks of COVID-19 in Melbourne, Sydney (9News Australia, 31.12.2020). Northern Territory imposes two-week COVID-19 quarantine for travelers from Greater Sydney (7News Australia, 31.12.2020). Australia, New Zealand: Quarantine-free travel between countries will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (New York Post, 14.12.2020). Queensland to allow flights from New Zealand, e... More information

24.12.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Fiji Latest News: Government temporarily bans all inbound flights (Xinhua, 22.12.2020). All public transport services will cease from 11 p.m. on 16 December (Xinhua, 16.12.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Taskforce (CRMT) is announcing a suspension of all inbound passenger flights to Fiji between Thursday 24th December and Monday 28th December 2020. Any traveller onboard the... More information

23.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

New Zealand Latest News: Quarantine-free travel between Australia and NZ will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (NYPost, 14.12.2020). Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne resume (9News Australia, 16.11.2020). Government to ease Auckland's COVID-19 restrictions at midnight on 7 October (Reuters, 04.10.2020). International Restrictions: *Entry to New Zealand: The New Zealand border is currently closed to almost all arrivals. New Zealand citizens and residents... More information

22.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Fiji Latest News: Government temporarily bans all inbound flights (Xinhua, 22.12.2020). All public transport services will cease from 11 p.m. on 16 December (Xinhua, 16.12.2020) International Restrictions: The Fiji government has announced changes to International travel due to COVID-19. Only residents and Fijian citizens are allowed to return to Fiji. Air New Zealand have indicated they will operate a number of flights between Auckland and Nadi. Fiji Air... More information

22.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes

Australia Latest News: Australia, New Zealand: Quarantine-free travel between countries will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (New York Post, 14.12.2020). Queensland to allow flights from New Zealand, eases some COVID-19 restrictions (ABC, 10.12.2020). International flights for Australian nationals set to resume in Adelaide (Yahoo! 7 News: Australia, 07.12.2020). International borders to remain closed for 'some time' (Reuters, 02.12.2020). International Re... More information

21.12.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Australia Sydney's Northern Beaches have entered their first day of a crucial five-day lockdown, which an expert says will be a "tipping point" for containing COVID-19 within NSW. On Saturday, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced a stay home order for residents in the affluent region after a cluster linked to the Avalon RSL and Avalon Bowlo grew to 38. From 5pm yesterday and until 11:59pm on Wednesday, residents must remain home and only leave for essentia... More information

19.12.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Australia Latest News: Australia, New Zealand: Quarantine-free travel between countries will be allowed in first quarter of 2021 (New York Post, 14.12.2020). Queensland to allow flights from New Zealand, eases some COVID-19 restrictions (ABC, 10.12.2020). International flights for Australian nationals set to resume in Adelaide (Yahoo! 7 News: Australia, 07.12.2020). International borders to remain closed for 'some time' (Reuters, 02.12.2020). International Re... More information

16.12.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: Quarantine: partial

Solomon Islands International Restrictions: *Entry to Solomon Islands: All countries with the exception of Australia, New Zealand, China, Taiwan and neighbouring South Pacific island nations (not Papua New Guinea or French Polynesia) have been designated by Solomon Islands as ‘high risk’ for COVID-19. Prospective travellers who have been in a ‘high risk’ country must spend 28 days in a low risk country before being considered eligible to enter Solomon Islands. This is unl... More information

11.12.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: partial

Tonga Latest News: Government extends 'state of emergency' until 23 November 2020 (RNZ, 27.10.2020). International Restrictions: All international flights to Tonga are diverted from Tonga, except for international flights approved by the Ministry of Health. Air New Zealand will be running one flight a week for outbound passengers throughout November. *Entry to Tonga: A State of Emergency was declared on 20 March by the government of the Kingdom of Tonga,... More information

09.12.2020
Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: no

Papua New Guinea Latest News: Government to lift COVID-19 lockdown starting 12 August amid surge in infections (Reuters, 10.08.2020) International Restrictions: *Entry to Papua New Guinea: Commercial options for travel to and from Papua New Guinea remain very limited. If transiting through another country, it is important that you also check the latest requirements for transit through that country. Nobody may enter Papua New Guinea unless they have a written exemptio... More information

30.11.2020
Open for citizens: partial Open for foreigners: no Open for tourism: partial Quarantine: yes