get dual citizenship blog
Your Italian Journey Blog
Are you planning to travel to the UK this festive season?
Let's see what the new rules are.
What are the new rules?
At the end of November, travellers to the UK have to comply with many strict rules set out by the British Government to contain Covid infections. From booking a swab when you arrive at, filling in the passenger locator form: let's take a detailed look at the procedures to follow and what differences there are for those who have completed the vaccination cycle.
Since last 30 November, travellers to the UK have followed new rules.
All travellers are subject to compulsory precautionary isolation until the result of the molecular swab (the rapid swab is not valid) to be carried out within the second day of arrival on British territory.
Different procedures depend on who has or has not completed the vaccination cycle.
Vaccinated and in possession of a Green Pass?
If you arrive in the UK, have completed your vaccination and hold a European Green Pass, you must follow these procedures:
If you follow these three guidelines, you do not have to swab before departure or observe the precautionary isolation period after arrival.
Are you not vaccinated or from high-risk areas?
The UK government provides these rules for those who have not completed their vaccination cycle or have transited through high-risk countries ten days before arrival in the UK:
Travellers in transit through UK airports are exempt from booking monitoring swabs for the second and eighth day and from filling in the passenger locator form (for those who stopover without passing through UK border controls). Instead, the requirement to fill in the passenger locator form for those who stopover through UK passport controls and the pre-departure swab for the unvaccinated remains.
All clear now but ....
If you need to translate your documents, consult my website and see my translation services https://www.traduzionibertelli.it/traduzioni-giurate-asseverate.html
I'm Natalia Bertelli, an English/Spanish to Italian legal translator. Since 2008 I have been working on contracts, judicial deeds, certificates, corporate translations for foreign clients who want to do business in Italy, get a dual citizenship or simply settle in my beautiful country.