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Belize Travel Restrictions

39.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
18.89% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 17.06% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Belize.
Vaccinated visitors from Canada can enter Belize without restrictions.

Belize border status

Travelers who have completed their vaccinations at least two weeks before arrival are allowed in.


Outgoing travel to BelizeTraveling from Canada to Belize

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 96 hours before departing to Belize.
Exceptions

Proof of vaccination for travelers who have been vaccinated at least 2 weeks before departure will exempt travelers from the negative COVID-19 test.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Belize.
The isolation period can be shortened

Those who test positive will be quarantined at their Gold Standard hotel at their own expense. until the Ministry of Health gives clearance.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

Recommended, not mandatory. Download the app to complete the form.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Belize

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Belize must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Belize will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Belize but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Travelers from from Canada are not required to quarantine.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

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