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Saint Barthélemy Travel Restrictions

Unvaccinated visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Saint Barthélemy.
Vaccinated visitors from Canada can enter Saint Barthélemy with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Saint Barthélemy for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Saint Barthélemy entry details and exceptions

Personal or family reason, a health reason relating to an emergency, or a professional reason that cannot be postponed are exempt.


Outgoing travel to Saint BarthélemyTraveling from Canada to Saint Barthélemy

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 72 or 48 before departing to Saint Barthélemy.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Saint Barthélemy.

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

Details and exceptions
COVID-19 PCR test must be taken at the end of the 7-day quarantine.
Documents
Sworn Statement

Travelers must present a sworn statement that they have no symptoms and that they are not aware of having been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the 14 days preceding the flight.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Saint Barthélemy

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Saint Barthélemy must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 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.
Fully vaccinated travelers must have received the full course of vaccination, or a combination of vaccines Pfizer,Moderna,AstraZenecaa(Covishield),or Janssenat least 14 days before arrival in Canada.
Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors returning from Saint Barthélemy 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
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.
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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 Saint Barthélemy

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

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