Spain extends journey ban for Third International locations with Covid variants.
THE Spanish Authorities has once more prolonged restrictions on flight entry into Spain from international locations outdoors the European Union and the Schengen Space till Might 31.
The Ministry of the Inside revealed on April 20 that the nation will take into account lifting the entry restrictions on non-essential journey from European international locations whereas extending the present restrictions on entry to Spain from international locations the place Covid-19 variants have broadly unfold.
The brand new order, which adopted one which expired on April 19, was efficient till Might 3, 2021, but the measures have extended again for a further 28 days.
As of at this time, Saturday, Might 1, travellers coming, with or with out stopovers, from India, Brazil, South Africa, Botswana, Comoros, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Peru and Colombia could solely enter nationwide territory if they’re “individuals resident in Spain or Andorra”.
Different exceptions are Spanish residents and their “partner or associate with whom they preserve an identical conjugal union registered in a public registry, and people ascendants and descendants residing beneath their care, offered they’re travelling with or to affix them”.
“They might additionally achieve this if they’re transport personnel, sailors and aeronautical personnel vital and it’s vital to hold out air transport actions”, added the ministry.
And this is applicable to “diplomatic, consular, worldwide organisations, navy, civil safety and members of humanitarian organisations, within the train of their capabilities” or “individuals who can doc causes of pressure majeure or state of affairs of want, or whose entry is permitted for humanitarian causes”.
The measure has been adopted with the target of “going through the chance derived from new variants and the epidemiological state of affairs suffered by some third international locations”.
Quarantine measures are established for individuals arriving, with or with out intermediate stopovers, from the international locations listed.