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Cameroon Travel Restrictions

1.45% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 1.44% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Cameroon.

Cameroon entry details and exceptions

Cameroon citizens, residents, and those with valid visas are exempted from this restriction.


Outgoing travel to CameroonTravelling from New Zealand to Cameroon

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cameroon.

Details and exceptions

The test result should be in PDF format, clearly stating the date of the test and the type of test.

Travelers arriving without a valid COVID-19 test result must take a COVID-19 test on arrival.

Travelers arriving from Europe are required to take a COVID-19 rapid test on arrival in Cameroon.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Cameroon.

Details and exceptions

Travelers arriving with symptoms or that test positive for COVID-19 are required to quarantine on arrival at home or a government-monitored hotel for 14 days.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Cameroon

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Cameroon must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

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

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Cameroon will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

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.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Cameroon

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

FAQs

  • Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Cameroon. Please check the official guidelines from Cameroon for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Cameroon with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Cameroon.

  • Mask usage in Cameroon is required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Cameroon are closed. Bars in Cameroon are closed.

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