Latest Updates 16th November 2021
Covid-19 travel bulletin: more passengers exempt from quarantine from 22nd November if travelling to England.
From 4am on Monday 22 November, more passengers arriving to England will be exempt from quarantine.
Further vaccines have been approved, meaning more vaccinated adults will be eligible to avoid quarantine. Under 18s from all countries will no longer need to quarantine in England and NI.
Sinovac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin vaccines approved for travel to England.
At 4am on Monday 22 November, Sinovac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin will be added to the list of approved vaccines for travel to England and Northern Ireland.
They join Pfizer BioNTech, Oxford/AstraZeneca, Moderna and Janssen vaccines.
Adults who have received a complete course of these vaccines and have a vaccine certificate from one of over 135 approved countries and territories will not need to quarantine on arrival if travelling to England and Northern Ireland. Formulations and combinations of the approved vaccines are accepted.
We expect students from key markets such as Hungary, Brazil, and Turkey to benefit from the approval of these new vaccines.
No quarantine for any students under 18s arriving to England.
From 4am Monday 22 November, all students under the age of 18 will no longer have to quarantine on arrival to England.