International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Namibia From United Kingdom is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Most international travelers are allowed to enter Namibia by air. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
9/1/2020
Updated
6/1/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Mandatory travel insurance

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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
9/1/2020
Updated
6/1/2021
Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

International travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken in their country of departure within 7 days before departure.

Citizens and residents of Namibia arriving without negative COVID-19 test results are required to take a COVID-19 test and quarantine for 7 days at their own cost.

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This testing requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 5.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 7 days Before Departure
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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
4/1/2021
Updated
6/1/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory surveillance form

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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
2/24/2021
Updated
6/1/2021

On Arrival

Possible

Quarantine may be required under some conditions

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Minimum Number of Days
7 days
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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
1/13/2021
Updated
6/1/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Namibia Tourism
Start Date
6/2/2020
Updated
6/1/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Namibia.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
345.66
Decreased by154.61
at 6/12/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
27.00%
Decreased by6.10%
at 6/10/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
3.26%
Increased by0.41%
at 6/10/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
82,845
Increased by10,474
at 6/10/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.35
Decreased by0.01
at 6/9/2021

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

Local Guidelines

General

A nationwide curfew is in place between the hours of 10 pm to 4 am and all public gatherings are limited to a maximum of 50 people. Although restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.

Use of mask

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Required
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Face masks are required in public spaces and while on public transportation.

Public transportation

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Restrictions in place
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Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
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Restaurants are open at reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
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Restrictions in place
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Bars are open at reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Nightclubs

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Restrictions in place
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Nightclubs may open at reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Shops

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Restrictions in place
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Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing.

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