Covid Entry Check: Papua New Guinea Travel Restrictions

This Papua New Guinea dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Closed for Travel
  • Up to 21 Days
Last reviewed on 30 Jun 2022, 22:41PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
26
52.94% (last 7 days)
TOTAL CASES
44,717
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Workplace
  • Public events
  • Gatherings
  • Movement
  • Testing
  • Contact tracing
  • Facial Coverings
  • Vaccination

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to the following travellers:
• Citizens and PRs

What to expect in Papua New Guinea?

💉 Vaccine exemptions

Vaccinated travellers are exempt from pre-arrival Covid-19 test(s) requirement(s).

These exemptions only apply to:
Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.

📝 Forms

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

Details:
Effective from 18 February, vaccinated air travellers are no longer required to present a pre-departure COVID-19 test to be allowed entry or to complete the online PNG Health Declaration. Unvaccinated foreign travellers remain banned.

For more information you may go to:
https://www.pnghdf.info

🌡️ Testing requirements

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a Covid-19 test from an accepted establishment taken prior to your departure from the first embarkation point.
On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid-19, the cost borne by the traveller

Details:
Travellers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure; and
- a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated. Vaccines accepted are: AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience), Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer (Comirnaty), Sinopharm and Sinovac.

😷 Quarantine requirements

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 21 days. Quarantine served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller)

Other important information:
• Travellers must have an approved International Air Passenger Travel Form (I-APTF). The form can be obtained by sending an email to [email protected]
• Travellers must arrive at Port Moresby (POM) from Australia, Cook Isl., Fiji, Hong Kong (SAR China), Japan, Kiribati, Marshall Isl., Micronesia (Federated States), Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Isl., Tonga, Tuvalu or Vanuatu
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DISCLAIMER

We update our information every 24hrs from travel advisories and government websites. Due to the ever-changing nature of the Covid-19 situation, please remember to check the links provided and your local airlines before you travel. We use Google Translate for quick and timely translations, please excuse any errors. Thank you.