Announcement Regarding The Updated Entry Regulations To Turkey Due To Covid-19 Pandemic

Guanco Başkonsolosluğu 04.01.2021

-Starting from 30 December 2020, all passengers that are 6 years old and older will be required to submit a negative SARS-CoV-2 PCR test result done within the last 72-hours prior to departure of their inbound flight to Turkey. Passengers who do not provide negative PCR tests will not be allowed to embark on the plane.

-Negative PCR test results of all passengers arriving by land and sea routes will be checked at entry points.

- Passengers who do not provide negative PCR test upon entry to Turkey will be quarantined at the address ( home, hotel etc.) that they have declared to for accommodation, those who do not declared address in Turkey will be quarantined at the venues selected by the Turkish Ministry of Health.

- On the 7th day upon arrival, the passengers under quarantine will undergo COVID-19 tests. Quarantine will be completed for those having negative test results. Passengers having positive test results will be treated in accordance with the COVID-19 guidelines of the Turkish Ministry of Health.

-PCR test requirement is not applicable for transit and transfer passengers and there will be no PCR test requirement and quarantine for flight crew, truck drivers and seaman.

-These measures be in force until 1 March 2021.

Respectfully announced.

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Mehmet Kurtuluş Aykan Consul General
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