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Guyana Travel Restrictions

200.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
28.44% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 27.24% last week
Most visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Guyana.

Guyana border status

Travelers must complete an online Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before arrival. Travelers should carry a printed copy of their Passenger Locator Form and their negative PCR COVID-19 test results for the airline at check-in.


Outgoing travel to GuyanaTraveling from Canada to Guyana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 168 hours before departing to Guyana.
Exceptions

Travelers with a negative COVID-19 PCR test issued within 1-3 days prior to arrival will not be subjected to any further health checks.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for days upon entering Guyana.
Documents
Passenger Locator Form

Must be done 24  hours before arrival.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Guyana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Guyana 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 Guyana 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 Guyana

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

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

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 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 public spaces.

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