International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Qatar From Moldova is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Qatar.

Start Date
10/6/2021
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Before You Leave

Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated must present proof of being fully vaccinated with a vaccine approved by the Qatari Ministry of Public health and that 14 days have passed since they received the 2nd dose.

Travelers unable to present a valid certificate may be required to comply with rules for unvaccinated travelers.

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Vaccines approved in Qatar are Pfizer and BioNTech, Moderna, Covishield (AstraZeneca), Janssen/Johnson & Johnson.

Sinopharm, Sinovac, and Sputnik V vaccines are conditionally approved. For travelers with these vaccines, to be considered fully vaccinated a Serology Antibody test with a positive result is mandatory before traveling to Qatar for people with 2 doses of conditionally approved vaccines and 14 days after the second dose.

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Qatar Government
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Mandatory

Mandatory travel registration form

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Travelers must complete a travel registration form at least 12 hours before departure to Qatar.

Online pre-registration is optional for citizens and residents of Qatar.

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Qatari Government
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Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

All travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken from an accredited COVID-19 testing center a maximum of 72 hours before arrival in Qatar.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Fully vaccinated citizens of Qatar, GCC citizens, and residents of Qatar, with a vaccine approved by the Ministry of Public Health.

Please check the source for more details.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers

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Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated from selected countries are not required to quarantine on arrival. Travelers must present proof of being fully vaccinated and that 14 days have passed since they received the 2nd dose.

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Different rules apply to children under the age of 12. Please check the source for more information.

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Qatar Government
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in public places.

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UK Government - Qatar
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COVID-19 Risk Information

High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is high in Qatar.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
25.84
Decreased by0.68
at 10/21/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
80.54%
Increased by0.78%
at 9/11/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
2,360,308
Increased by22,824
at 9/11/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.93
Decreased by0.04
at 10/18/2021

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

Local Guidelines

General

Nationwide gathering limits are in place. Indoor gatherings are limited to a maximum of 15 fully vaccinated people and 5 unvaccinated people or mixed groups. Outdoor gatherings are limited to a maximum of 30 fully vaccinated people and 10 unvaccinated people or mixed groups. It is compulsory to download Qatar’s contact tracing app, EHTERAZ, and to have access to it on a smart device whenever leaving the house. Full details can be found at https://covid19.moph.gov....
Last Checked
10/22/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
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Required
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Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
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Restrictions in place
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Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place. Only those with a 'green' status on the EHTERAZ APP will be allowed to board.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
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Restaurants are open at reduced capacity. Only those with a 'green' status on the EHTERAZ APP will be allowed entry.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Closed
Severity
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Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

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

Shops

local guidelines for shops
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Restrictions in place
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Shops are open at reduced capacity with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Pre-entry temperature checks may be conducted. Only those with a 'green' status on the EHTERAZ APP will be allowed entry.

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