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Jersey Travel Restrictions

73.18% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 73.18% last week
Most visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Jersey.

Jersey entry details and exceptions

Travelers are allowed to enter Jersey by air.


Outgoing travel to JerseyTraveling from Canada to Jersey

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Jersey.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 PCR swab test on arrival free of charge.

Restriction does not apply to travelers under the age of 11.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Jersey.

Details and exceptions

Unvaccinated travelers with a travel history in Green countries are required to quarantine until receiving results from a test taken upon arrival. Travelers with travel history on Amber regions need to isolate until day 5 negative test results. Travelers with travel history on Red regions need to be tested on day 5 and day 10 and isolate until day 10 negative test results.

Documents
Travel Declaration Form

Travelers arriving and transiting through Jersey must complete a Safer Travel registration in the 48 hours prior to arrival in Jersey. This requirement does not apply to travelers under the age of 11.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Jersey

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Jersey must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Details and 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

Unvaccinated visitors returning from Jersey will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

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.

Documents
Compassionate entry for travellers and limited release from quarantine

Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Jersey

Masks:Required in public spaces and enclosed environments.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Jersey but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 10 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 10 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 and enclosed environments.

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