Travel restriction does not apply to New Caledonia citizens and residents and travelers who can prove they have an essential reason. Travelers are not allowed to enter New Caledonia. Only flights to and from France and Sydney remain scheduled and are based on overriding personal, family, or professional reasons. Commercial flights are suspended until at least October 30th, 2021.
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Caledonia.
Testing requirement does not apply to travelers from Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna and travelers under the age of 11.
Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Caledonia.
The quarantine can be shortened to 7 days for vaccinated, immunized, and non-contagious passengers.
Travelers from Wallis and Futuna are exempted from quarantine and short-stay essential professionals who need to meet other requirements prior to travel are exempt.
Travellers returning from New Caledonia 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 New Caledonia 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.
Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter New Caledonia. Please check the official guidelines from New Caledonia for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.
Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter New Caledonia.
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter New Caledonia.
Mask usage in New Caledonia is required on public transportation.
Restaurants in New Caledonia are closed. Bars in New Caledonia are closed.
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