For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Algeria for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.
Algerian nationals returning on repatriation flights from abroad, foreign nationals with diplomatic visas and employees of foreign companies operating in Algeria are allowed to enter the country.
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 36 hours before departing to Algeria.
Passengers must have a printed negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued at most 36 hours before arrival. The test result must be in Arabic, English or French.
This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.
Passengers are also subject to a COVID-19 antigen test upon arrival.
Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Algeria.
Quarantine may be required. Travelers will be tested upon arrival. If test result is positive, you will need to undertake a 10-day quarantine at your own expense. If you test negative, you may continue with your journey.
Travellers returning from Algeria must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.
Exemptions apply to the following:
1. Children who are under two years of age.
2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19
3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19
Visitors returning from Algeria will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.
Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.
Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Algeria. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Algeria.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Algeria.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Algeria.
Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 36 hours before departure.
Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 10 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.
Mask usage in Algeria is required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants in Algeria are open with restrictions. Bars in Algeria are open with restrictions.
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