For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from the Cayman Islands 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.
Restriction does not apply to:
Caymanians and Permanent residents
Work permit holders and their families
Persons who own residential property within the Cayman Island
Students with a valid visa to study in the Cayman Islands
Persons with close family ties to residents or work permit holders - spouses, fiancés, parents, grandparents and siblings
Persons approved on the Global Citizen Concierge Program
Other visitors approved via the Travel Cayman team. (For travel approval, you must apply via the Travel Cayman Portal).
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to the Cayman Islands.
Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering the Cayman Islands.
Travelers must quarantine for 14 days in a government-provided facility or at their residence but with prior approval.
For reduced quarantine, travelers are required to present their original vaccine certificate for authentication upon arrival. Fully vaccinated travelers must quarantine for 5 days and take a test on day 6 to be released.
To know more details, you may visit Cayman Islands Ministry of Health
Travellers returning from the Cayman Islands 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 the Cayman Islands 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 the Cayman Islands. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Cayman Islands.
Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter the Cayman Islands.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter the Cayman Islands.
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.
Mask usage in the Cayman Islands is required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants in the Cayman Islands are open with restrictions. Bars in the Cayman Islands are open with restrictions.
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