Dominica (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 07 May, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Required to present a negative PCR test and additional PCR-test might be required
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Might be required to quarantine based on the test results.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: No
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Fully Open
 

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 09.03.2021
1. Passengers and airline crew arriving in Dominica:
– must present a travel clearance obtained before departure at http://domcovid19.dominica.gov.dm/ ; and
– must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival; and
– are subject to medical screening and quarantine.
2. Passengers and airline crew could be subject to a COVID-19 rapid test upon arrival at their own expense. More details can be found at https://domcovid19.dominica.gov.dm/images/20210210150610-travelprotocols-dom-feb10-21.pdf .

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Commercial flights have resumed. All visitors must fill out an online questionnaire 24 hours before arrival, take a PCR swab test up to 72 hours before arrival and provide proof of a negative result.

Upon arrival, health checks are in place (https://discoverdominica.com/travel-advisory-for-dominica), including a Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) on arrival. If the RDT is negative, then the traveler must self-isolate in a government operated or certified facility for 5 days before having another PCR test.

 

Lockdown Details

Businesses, shops, offices, churches, sports facilities and beauty salons are now operating normally without restriction, except for health protocols (physical distancing, hand sanitising, wearing face masks).

A maximum of 250 persons may gather together at any one time. Single visitors are allowed to hospital patients and nursing home residents. Beaches and rivers can be freely accessed and sporting activities allowed.

There are private taxis and car rental available at the Douglas Charles and Canefield airports. Car rental should be arranged ahead of time. You will be required to wear a face mask at all times on public transport in Dominica.

You should maintain a distance of 6 feet apart from others, and frequent hand sanitising is mandatory.
 

Sources

Dominica Reopening Borders For Tourism August 7th


Data Source: covidcontrols.co