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Saint Lucia Travel Restrictions

46.6 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
16.27% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 15.87% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Saint Lucia.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Saint Lucia 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 Lucia entry details and exceptions

All visitors and returning citizens to Saint Lucia must complete the Travel Registration Form prior to arrival.


Outgoing travel to Saint LuciaTraveling from Canada to Saint Lucia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 120 hours before departing to Saint Lucia.

Exceptions

All travelers 5 years old and above must have a negative result from a PCR test taken no more than 5 days before arrival.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Saint Lucia.

Details and exceptions

After 14 days of quarantine in COVID certified accommodation, travelers who are not vaccinated may

1. Remain in COVID certified accommodation and continue to observe the protocols for stays in this type of accommodation, or

2. Check in to accommodation certified to accept Bubble Travelers (visitors from countries within the Saint Lucia designated travel bubble) and fully vaccinated travelers with the opportunity to enjoy expanded access to the destination.

See more details on approved accommodations

Documents
Travel Authorization Form

All passengers will be screened on arrival. The Health Declaration Form must be completed on the day of travel and before landing to expedite processing and presented at the health screening desk on arrival in Saint Lucia.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Saint Lucia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Saint Lucia 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 Saint Lucia 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 Saint Lucia

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Saint Lucia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 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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