Coronavirus: Full list of countries exempt from COVID-19 travel quarantine

A full list of the countries exempt from the coronavirus travel quarantine has been released by the government.

People returning to or visiting England from around 60 countries and overseas territories deemed to have low rates of coronavirus will not need to self-isolate.

Among the countries not on the list are the United States, Sweden, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Iran, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

The exemptions will apply from 10 July.

The Department for Transport has indicated that reciprocal arrangements between England and overseas nations have not been confirmed.

It is Downing Street's "expectation" that a number of exempted countries will also not require arrivals from the UK to self-isolate.

The full list is as follows:

Europe

    Austria
    Andorra
    Belgium
    Croatia
    Cyprus
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Estonia
    Finland
    France (overseas territories of France are listed separately, where included in the exemption)
    Germany
    Gibraltar
    Greece
    Hungary
    Iceland
    Ireland
    Italy
    Latvia
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania
    Luxembourg
    Malta
    Monaco
    The Netherlands
    Norway
    Poland
    Portugal (only The Azores and Madeira)
    San Marino
    Serbia
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    Spain
    Switzerland
    Turkey

Americas

    Antigua & Barbuda
    Bahamas
    Barbados
    Bermuda
    Canada
    Cayman Islands
    Dominica
    Grenada
    Jamaica
    Martinique
    South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands
    St Kitts and Nevis
    St Lucia
    St Pierre and Miquelon
    St Vincent and The Grenadines
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Turks and Caicos Islands

Asia-Pacific

    Australia
    Brunei
    French Polynesia
    Hong Kong
    Japan
    Macao
    Malaysia
    New Zealand
    Taiwan
    Thailand
    Singapore
    South Korea
    Vietnam
    Wallis and Futuna

Africa

    Reunion

Antarctica

    British Antarctic Territory

 

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