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the Turks and Caicos Islands Travel Restrictions

77.8 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
53.62% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 53.62% last week
Most visitors from Canada can enter the Turks and Caicos Islands without restrictions.

the Turks and Caicos Islands border status

Travelers are required to have valid health insurance with COVID-19 coverage (medical costs, full hospitalization, doctors’ visits, prescriptions, air ambulance). Travelers are required to submit proof of their insurance in their pre-travel authorization form.


Outgoing travel to the Turks and Caicos IslandsTraveling from Canada to the Turks and Caicos Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for days upon entering theTurks and Caicos Islands.
Documents
Travel Authorization Form

24 hours before departure to Turks and Caicos. Must include health insurance.


Return travelReturning to Canada from the Turks and Caicos Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from the Turks and Caicos Islands 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter the Turks and Caicos Islands without restrictions.

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

  • Travelers from Canada are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Required in public spaces.

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