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Liberia Travel Restrictions

1.63% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 1.63% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Liberia.

Liberia entry details and exceptions

All travelers must download the Lib Travel mobile app for iOS-Android prior to arrival.

Exempt travelers includes arriving diplomats and their families, honorary consuls, duly accredited international organizations, and Liberian diplomats. Exempt passengers should follow the protocol set by their respective organizations. Exempt travelers are required to complete the Health Screening Arrival Form via the Lib Travel app.

All cabin crew, captains, flight engineers, and first officers with layovers less than 48 hours will be exempted from testing if they complete pre-boarding testing per their airline’s policy and comply with symptom screening procedures while in Liberia. On arrival at the airport they will complete screening and proceed to their designated flight crew hotel.


Outgoing travel to LiberiaTravelling from New Zealand to Liberia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to Liberia.

Details and exceptions

Travelers must pay USD 75 for the COVID-19 testing at http://datapointdev.liberiacovid19.info/Account/Login#/PaymentProcessing prior to arrival.

Travelers must show proof of payment and completion of the symptom tracker form. Travelers who did not pay before arrival must pay at the United Bank for Africa (UBA) banking window and provide a proof of payment before testing. Children under the age of 5 years are exempt from testing and a lab result certificate.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Liberia.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Liberia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Liberia 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 Liberia 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 Liberia

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.

FAQs

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

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Liberia without restrictions.

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

  • Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 7 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Liberia is required in public spaces and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Liberia are closed. Bars in Liberia are closed.