International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Malta From Equatorial Guinea is Restricted

Description

Travelers who have been in selected countries in the past 14 days before travel are not allowed to enter Malta.

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This restriction does not apply to:

  • Travelers with authorization obtained from the Maltese Public Health Authorities.

For more details please check the source.

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Government of Malta
Start Date
7/14/2021
Changed
7/14/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival in Malta.

Travelers may present proof via EU Digital Certificate.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 5.
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
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Government of Malta
Start Date
7/14/2021
Changed
7/14/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory travel authorization for Maltese citizens

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Description

Maltese citizens and legal residents returning home are required to apply for authorization to travel with the Maltese Health department before travel.

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For more details, please check the source.

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Government of Malta
Start Date
7/1/2020
Changed
7/14/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory 14-day quarantine and testing

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Description

Travelers from selected countries must quarantine for 14 days on arrival. Travelers must take a COVID-19 PCR test on days 11-12 of quarantine.

Minimum Number of Days
14 days
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Government of Malta
Start Date
7/14/2021
Changed
7/14/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory passenger locator form

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Description

Travelers must complete a PLF travel form in digital or paper form before travel.

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Government of Malta
Start Date
7/1/2020
Changed
7/14/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers aged 3 years and older must wear masks in indoor and outdoor places and offices.

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Government of Malta
Start Date
8/18/2020
Changed
7/14/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Malta.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
441.31
Decreased by92.21
at 7/22/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
4.90%
Decreased by0.20%
at 7/22/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
88.16%
Increased by2.24%
at 7/22/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
389,263
Increased by9,883
at 7/22/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.59
Increased by-0.97
at 7/21/2021

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

Local Guidelines

General

In addition to safety guidelines, social gatherings are limited to a maximum of 6 people. Preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. The COVID-19 response in Malta can be found at https://deputyprimeminist...
Last Checked
7/22/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transportation. If fully vaccinated, face masks are not required when alone or with another vaccinated people.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation is operating with adapted safety measures in place.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open until 2 am with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Seating is limited to a maximum of 6 people per table.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Bars are open until 2 am with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Seating is limited to a maximum of 6 people per table.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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