Republic of the Congo (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Health screening required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantine for 14 days required for all countries.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Yes
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 15.09.2020
Passengers without a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) test result are subject to a test upon arrival and quarantine at their own expense.
– This does not apply to passengers who are 11 years and younger.


Detailed Tourist Information

All passengers arriving in the Republic of Congo by commercial flights are required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test upon entry, and will be subject to quarantine at their own expense.

Lockdown Details

The following measures are in place and may be amended at short notice:

-A curfew remains in place in Pointe-Noire and Brazzaville from 11pm until 5am.
-Face masks must be worn in all public places.

Gatherings of more than 50 people are prohibited, with the exception of public markets.

Bars and nightclubs are closed.

Face masks must be worn in all public places.

The Republic of Congo authorities have mobilised defence and security forces to ensure compliance with the lockdown measures, at the entrance and exit of all cities across the country.

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