The UK does not approve of vaccination in South America

O programa de vacinação brasileiro não está entre os aceitos pelo Reino Unido

Rowena Rosa / Brazil Company

The Brazilian vaccine program is not among those approved by the UK

Last week, it was announced that the United Kingdom had eased entry restrictions in the country, setting aside the traffic light system and adopting a single red list of dangerous countries, including Brazil. Already today (22), the British government has officially made changes to international travel rules that will take effect on October 4, and no country in South America has approved a vaccination program.

In October, to qualify for full vaccination and isolation and for further testing upon arrival in the UK, the international traveler must be on the list of high-risk countries, according to the British Government; And will be under Approved vaccination program in the UK, Europe or the United States At least 14 days prior to arrival with a full course of vaccines from Oxford / AstraZeneca, Pfizer Bioendech, Moderna or Johnson.

In addition to travelers from the United States and Europe, tourists to Australia, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Dominica, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan or the UAE in the above conditions.

If the traveler is fully eligible for the vaccine, they must book and pay for the two-day Covid-19 test — to be picked up upon arrival in the UK; Complete the Passenger Tracking Form – within 48 hours of your arrival in the UK; Test the Govit-19 until the second day after you arrive in the UK.

Under the new rules, tourists from approved countries will not need the vaccine: take a test before departure, and take the Govt-19 test on the 8th in the country; Isolation at home or at your place of stay for ten days after arrival in the UK.

If the traveler is fully vaccinated but does not qualify under these full immunization rules, they must follow the non-vaccinated rules. Check it out below.

  • Take the Covid-19 test before departure — must be taken three days before departure for England;
  • Book and pay for 2nd and 8th day Covid-19 tests-will be picked up upon arrival in the UK;
  • Fill out the Passenger Tracking Form – anytime within 48 hours of arrival;
  • Isolation at home or ten days’ stay;
  • Take the Covit-19 test on or before the 2nd day and on or after the 8th day.

Red countries
For those who have traveled within ten days prior to visiting a red list country or territory such as Brazil, you can only enter the UK if you are a British or Irish citizen or if you have the right to reside. In the UK. Also, you must comply with all requirements for non-vaccinated travelers described above.

Take a look UK website with detailed rules.

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