Covid Entry Check: Sierra Leone Travel Restrictions

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

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 8 Days
Last reviewed on 05 Jul 2022, 06:41AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
10
42.86% (last 7 days)
TOTAL CASES
7,704
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Workplace
  • Public events
  • Gatherings
  • Movement
  • Testing
  • Contact tracing
  • Facial Coverings
  • Vaccination

Can you enter?

Travel is not restricted by traveller type (e.g., PR, Citizen, Resident).

What to expect in Sierra Leone?

💉 Vaccine exemptions

Vaccinated travellers are exempt from quarantine requirement(s).

These exemptions only apply to:
Travellers older than 18 years with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least two weeks before arrival

📝 Forms

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane. You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

Details:
Travellers must present a travel authorization obtained before departure at https://www.travel.gov.sl/

For more information you may go to:
https://www.travel.gov.sl/

🌡️ Testing requirements

There are no pre-arrival test requirements at this time.
On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid-19,

Details:
Authorities announced that effective 19 April, all fully vaccinated travellers are allowed restriction-free entry to the country amid an easing of COVID-19 restrictions. Unvaccinated travellers are no longer required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours prior to departure, but must undergo both PCR and RDT tests on arrival. All outbound travellers, regardless of their vaccination status, must present a negative PCR test result taken within 48 hours of departure.

For more information you may go to:
https://www.travel.gov.sl/travel-advisory

😷 Quarantine requirements

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 8 days. Quarantine is to be served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller)

Details:
Travellers are subject to hotel quarantine at their own expense. The NaCOVERC-approved hotel must be booked at https://www.travel.gov.sl/faq
Reduced restrictions may apply to vaccinated travellers, please see Vaccine Exemptions for details

For more information you may go to:
https://www.travel.gov.sl/faq

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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.