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Caribbean Netherlands Travel Restrictions

72.26% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 72.26% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter the Caribbean Netherlands.

Outgoing travel to the Caribbean NetherlandsTravelling from New Zealand to the Caribbean Netherlands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Details and exceptions

Travelers under the age of 13 are exempt.

Travelers from Saba and Sint Eustatius are exempt.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering the Caribbean Netherlands.

The isolation period can be shortened

After 10 days of quarantine, travelers can get a test. If the test is negative, travelers do not need to quarantine further.

Documents
Quarantine Waiver Form

Travelers must sign and send the form to info@sabagov.nl prior to arrival in Saba.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from the Caribbean Netherlands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from the Caribbean Netherlands 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 the Caribbean Netherlands 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.


FAQs

  • Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter the Caribbean Netherlands.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter the Caribbean Netherlands without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Caribbean Netherlands.

  • Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Restaurants in the Caribbean Netherlands are closed. Bars in the Caribbean Netherlands are closed.