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Georgia Travel Restrictions

196.2 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
5.54% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 4.79% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Georgia.
Vaccinated visitors from Canada can enter Georgia without restrictions.

Georgia border status

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

Airline crew, humanitarian aid workers, diplomats and their families, travelers with refugee status in Georgia, and travelers with stateless status may still enter the country. Foreign travelers originating from above-mentioned countries must complete the special application form.

All other travelers are entitled to request an entry permit to Georgia through the Business Application. International students entering Georgia must complete a registration form.


Outgoing travel to GeorgiaTraveling from Canada to Georgia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Georgia.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 8 days upon entering Georgia.
The isolation period can be shortened

After 3 days of quarantine at the earliest, travelers can get a PCR or antigen test at their own expense. If the test is negative, travelers do not need to quarantine further.

Details and exceptions

Travelers who has been in the UK for the last 14 days are subject to a mandatory 12-day quarantine. In this case, the obligation of presentation of PCR test negative result on the border as well as PCR-examination on 3rd day of stay will be waived.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Georgia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Georgia 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 Georgia 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.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Georgia

Masks:Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Georgia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 8 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 8 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

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

  • Required in enclosed environments and public transportation.

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