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Peru Travel Restrictions

51.15% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 50.39% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Peru with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Peru without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Peru 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.


Peru entry details and exceptions

The entry to Peru of non-resident foreigners from South Africa, or who have made a stopover in the said country in the last 14 days, is suspended until 17 October 2021.

Individuals who are entering Peru are required to fill out the Affidavit of Health Status and Health Declaration Form 72 hours prior to flight schedule.


Outgoing travel to PeruTravelling from New Zealand to Peru

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions

Children under the age of 12 with a medical certificate of good health are exempt from presenting a negative PCR-RT test result.

Quarantine requirements

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

Details and exceptions

Peruvians and resident foreigners of Peru from South Africa are required to quarantine for 14 days in their home, lodging or approved quarantine facility.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

Travelers must fill out the form 72 hours before departure and present the completed form upon arrival in Peru.

Pre Registration Form

Travelers must download the app and complete the form within 48 hours before departure to Peru.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Peru

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Peru 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 Peru 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 Peru

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

FAQs

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Peru without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Peru with a negative COVID-19 test result.

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

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

  • Fully vaccinated travelers coming from New Zealand are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated travellers 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 Peru is required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Peru are open. Bars in Peru are open.