Georgia opens its borders unconditionally to Germany, France, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia
Georgia opens its borders unconditionally to Germany, France, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia

Georgia will open its borders unconditionally to following EU countries – Germany, France, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.

According to the Advisor to the Prime Minister, Irakli Chikovani, the citizens/residents of the 5 countries above can only use direct flights to Georgia for any type of visit.

The Government Administration has released the following information:

๐Ÿ”ด Before crossing Georgia’s border, they must fill a special e-form and list their travel history in the course of previous 14 days, also the location of their stay in Georgia, contact information, and others.

๐Ÿ”ด With their consent, or in case thermal screening on the border reveals a temperature higher than 37ยฐC , a PCR test will be performed at the airport.

๐Ÿ”ด Testing and quarantine will be mandatory for those with a history of travelling to high-risk non-EU member states in the course of the previous 14 days.

๐Ÿ”ด All persons arriving in Georgia will, throughout their stay, maintain proactive communication with and receive care from a special call centre group.

๐Ÿ”ด As for other EU member states, who have not opened borders to Georgia, the status quo will be maintained by Georgia as well. Besides the 5 countries above, in the case of countries listing Georgia as a safe country or imposing various types of restrictions, their citizens will be able to enter Georgia as long as they complete a 14-day quarantine period at their own expense.

๐Ÿ”ด Besides the 5 countries above, work on relevant procedures continue with the countries that have unconditionally opened their borders to Georgia.

๐Ÿ”ด At this point, the following countries have not opened their borders to Georgia: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Norway, Malta, Finland, Switzerland, Czechia, Slovakia, and Hungary. Notably, a joint commission with Hungary has been established to work on the issue of movement reopening.

๐Ÿ”ด Some countries (Italy, Cyprus, Iceland, and Slovenia) are ready to open their borders with certain restrictions, including a mandatory 14-day quarantine period for arrivals.

The Government Administration added that the recommendations and the list of safe countries published by the EU will be reviewed every other week.

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