Travel Restrictions Entering Sierra Leone from Cocos (Keeling) Islands

International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Cocos (Keeling) Islands to Sierra Leone.

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Governments are changing their policies rapidly in response to the Omicron variant. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Cases Per Million
0.86
Increased by-0.72
at 1/24/2022
Vaccinated
9.18%
Increased by9.18%
at 1/11/2022
Return Status

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Sierra Leone. Please check quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Start Date
7/22/2020
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Visas

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result in English. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure to Sierra Leone. A negative COVID-19 PCR test result should contain a QR code. Travelers must upload the test result to their online travel form.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 5.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Fully vaccinated travelers must have proof of having received all vaccine doses required at least 14 days before travel.

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Mandatory

Mandatory travel authorization form

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Description

Travelers must fill a travel authorization form before departure. Travelers must upload their COVID-19 test results to the portal before travel and pay for the COVID-19 tests to be taken in Sierra Leone.

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On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival

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Description

Travelers must take a COVID-19 RT-PCR and a rapid diagnostic test (RDT) on arrival at their own expense.

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Mandatory

Mandatory quarantine

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Description

Travelers are required to quarantine on arrival until they receive a negative test result from the COVID-19 PCR test taken on arrival.

Unvaccinated travelers, with the exception of diplomats, must quarantine at a NaCOVERC government facility. Vaccinated travelers can quarantine at home. The time of quarantine is between 24 and 72 hours from arrival.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 18.
Minimum Quarantine Duration
Until Test Results
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers aged 6 years and older must wear masks in all public places.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in Sierra Leone and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
0.86
Increased by-0.72
at 1/24/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
9.18%
Increased by9.18%
at 1/11/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
747,044
Increased by747,044
at 1/11/2022
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.51
Increased by-0.10
at 1/21/2022

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

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Use of mask

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Public transportation

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Restaurants

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Bars

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Nightclubs

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Shops

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