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Mali Travel Restrictions

1.53% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 1.53% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Mali.

Mali entry details and exceptions

Travelers can enter Mali, but there are restrictions.


Outgoing travel to MaliTravelling from New Zealand to Mali

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Quarantine requirements

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

Details and exceptions

Travelers arriving without valid COVID-19 test results are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival. Travelers are required to quarantine while waiting for the results. Travelers showing symptoms or who test positive are required to quarantine at a designated government facility.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Mali

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Mali 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 Mali 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 Mali

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Closed
Bars:Closed

FAQs

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

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

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

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

  • Travellers from New Zealand are not required to quarantine.

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

  • Restaurants in Mali are closed. Bars in Mali are closed.