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Mayotte Travel Restrictions

Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mayotte.

Mayotte entry details and exceptions

Travel to Mayotte is severely restricted until further notice. Only travelers who can prove that entry is for urgent family/work reasons will be allowed to enter, and they will be expected to fill in a travel certificate and provide proof.


Outgoing travel to MayotteTravelling from New Zealand to Mayotte

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Details and exceptions

All travelers over the age of 11 must undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure for Mayotte. The test is obligatory and the traveler must show proof of a negative result before embarking.

Quarantine requirements

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


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Mayotte

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

  • Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mayotte.

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

  • Restaurants in Mayotte are closed. Bars in Mayotte are closed.

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