Barbados Travel Protocols

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Travel PROTOCOLS PROTOCOL CHANGES TAKE EFFECT September 23, 2022.

UPDATED September 22, 2022


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NTENTS

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

TRAVEL PROTOCOLS UPDATES AND REMINDERS GUIDELINES FOR TRAVELLERS

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TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 IN BARBADOS

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SELF-ISOLATION

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DURING YOUR STAY

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BEFORE DEPARTURE

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TRAVEL PROTOCOL UPDATES AND REMINDERS

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

UPDATE NO TEST REQUIRED TO ENTER BARBADOS Effective Friday, September 23, 2022, travellers to Barbados "vaccinated and unvaccinated" will no longer require a COVID-19 test to enter Barbados. Mask wearing is generally optional.

GUIDELINES FOR

Travellers

1. Complete your online Immigration/Customs form at least 72 hours prior to travel. The form is also available at travelform.gov.bb 2. Depart the airport via transportation of your choice and enjoy Barbados safely!

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TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 IN BARBADOS

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

If you test positive for COVID-19 while in Barbados, you will be required to isolate for 7 days. If you have symptoms, please contact the COVID Hotline for further guidance.

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SELF-ISOLATION OPTION FOR COVID-19 POSITIVE CASES (ASYMPTOMATIC)

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

Should a person test positive while in Barbados they are expected to self-isolate for 7 days unless they require a clinical assessment or admission to an isolation facility.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS ARE: • All isolation properties must contract the services of an approved security company for the period of isolation. Associated costs will be charged to the property occupant. • Travellers must sign a consent release permitting details of their restricted movements to be shared with the Ministry of Health and Wellness by the approved security company. • Medical support services approved by the Ministry of Health & Wellness must be contracted at the expense of the traveller to monitor their condition in accordance with clinical protocols. • Travellers may opt for self-isolation in an approved facility.

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DURING YOUR STAY

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

During your stay, you will come to see the beauty of our island and why we love this home of ours. We welcome you to your home away from home, but please ensure that you observe all COVID-19 regulations including the ones highlighted below. • While here, please note that mask wearing is generally optional except on public transportation and at medical facilities. • Be sure to report any COVID-19 symptoms to public health officials or relevant hotel/accommodation management.

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BEFORE DEPARTURE

UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

• Please email traveltest@visitbarbados.org for information on COVID-19 tests required for travel from Barbados. Additionally, travellers can have their standard tests done privately via any of the providers listed on Pages 21-22. • Persons requiring a COVID-19 rapid antigen test prior to travel from Barbados, are advised to visit the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium between the hours of 9am to 4pm. Please note that the time required for testing and return of results can take up to 2 hours. This test will be conducted at a fee of $50 USD per person and is only payable by debit/credit card. ● Mask wearing is optional.

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UPDATED | SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 PROTOCOL CHANGES EFFECTIVE : September 22, 2022

In light of the fluidity of the COVID-19 pandemic, these protocols are subject to change. Travellers are encouraged to check barbadostravelprotocols.com for updates.

barbadostravelprotocols.com travelprotocols@visitbarbados.org TRAVEL HOTLINE: (246) 628-4150 COVID-19 HOTLINE: (246) 536-4500 Dr. Kenneth George Chief Medical Officer Ministry of Health and Wellness