International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Vanuatu to Cook Islands.

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Border Status
RESTRICTED

Entry restricted for international travelers

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Vaccinated
71.70%
Increased by71.70%
at 11/8/2021
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Travel is allowed with restrictions

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Return Status
RESTRICTED

Entry restricted for international travelers

Border Status

Restricted

Entry restricted for international travelers

Description

Travelers are not allowed to enter the Cook Islands. Travel exemptions are suspended until further notice. Travelers must request entry permission directly with the government.

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Entry restrictions do not apply to:

  • Cook Islanders (as verified via Cook Islands Status stamp);
  • Permanent Residents of the Cook Islands;
  • Cook Islands work permit holders;
  • Cook Islands resident permit holders.
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Cook Islands Tourism
Start Date
5/17/2021
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Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required

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Description

Travelers are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result when traveling to the Cook Islands.

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Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration

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Travelers are required to complete an international health declaration form on arrival. Travelers can complete the form online or a hard copy will be provided at the airport.

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Mandatory

Mandatory contact form

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Description

Travelers are required to complete the online contact form no more than 72 hours before departure.

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Mandatory

Mandatory travel authorization

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Travelers are required to request permission to travel to the Cook Islands from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration. They should email their request to: [email protected]

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Travelers who do not have a Cook Islands stamp or a permit issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration will be required to complete a Medical Immigration form before departure.

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Cook Islands Tourism
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On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Cook Islands.

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Cook Islands Tourism
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COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in Cook Islands and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
71.70%
Increased by71.70%
at 11/8/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
12,600
Increased by12,600
at 11/8/2021

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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Checked
12/4/2021

Use of mask

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Unknown
Severity
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Public transportation

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Unknown
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Restaurants

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Bars

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Unknown
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Nightclubs

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Unknown
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Shops

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Unknown
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