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  • Updated entrance requirements for unvaccinated UAE citizens will go into effect beginning April 19, 2022


The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government published COVID-19 travel updates for unvaccinated UAE citizens. Under these changes, unvaccinated citizens of the UAE will be permitted to enter the country beginning April 19, 2022, so long as they can provide proof of a negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of departure for the UAE. These travelers must also have completed the travel application form on the Al Hosn app before arrival.

What are the Changes?

Beginning April 19, 2022, the government of the UAE will permit unvaccinated citizens of the UAE to enter the country so long as they have completed a travel form and undergone a COVID-19 PCR test before arrival.

Looking Ahead

Continue to check the government of the UAE’s website for the latest updates and information.

Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: The United Arab Emirates Government

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