A1537/21 GREECE PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

A1537/21 (Issued for LGGG PART 1 OF 4) – COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ALL THIRD
COUNTRY NATIONALS ARE PROHIBITED TO ENTER THE COUNTRY.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION ARE:
1. EU MEMBER STATES AND THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT NATIONALS, INCLUDING
THEIR SPOUSES OR PERSONS WITH WHOM THEY HAVE A COHABITATION
AGREEMENT, AS WELL AS THEIR MINOR CHILDREN.
2. PERMANENT RESIDENTS FROM THE STATES OF AUSTRALIA, NORTH
MACEDONIA, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, THE UNITED ARAB
EMIRATES, THE UNITED KINGDOM, THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, CANADA,
BELARUS, BAHRAIN, SERBIA, THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, ISRAEL, RWANDA,
QATAR, CHINA, KUWAIT, UKRAINE, SAUDI ARABIA AND SINGAPORE.
3. MEDICAL AND NURSING STAFF, RESEARCHERS AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS,
IF THEY DEMONSTRATE AT THE POINTS OF ENTRY IN THE COUNTRY, THE
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A1537/21 (Issued for LGGG PART 2 OF 4) – EXERCISE LICENSE PROFESSION OR OTHER APPROPRIATE EVIDENCE OF THEIR
PROFESSIONAL STATUS AND PROVIDED THAT THEIR ENTRY INTO THE COUNTRY
RELATES TO THE EXERCISE OF THEIR PROFESSIONAL DUTIES.
4. LONG-TERM RESIDENTS OF EU MEMBER STATES OR SCHENGEN AGREEMENT AND
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS, HOLDING A RESIDENCE PERMIT IN EU MEMBER
STATES OR THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT.
5. MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENT DELEGATIONS.
6. MEMBERS OF DIPLOMATIC DELEGATIONS OR CONSULATE AUTHORITIES AND
DELEGATIONS, MEMBERS OF INTERNATIONAL AND EUROPEAN ORGANIZATIONS,
MEMBERS OF HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATIONS PERFORMING THEIR DUTIES,
MILITARY AND SECURITY FORCES OFFICIALS AND OF GENERAL SECRETARIAT
FOR CIVIL PROTECTION.
7. PERSONNEL EMPLOYED IN THE TRANSPORT SECTOR, INCLUDING SEAMEN,
AIRCRAFT CREWS, THE CREWS AND TECHNICAL PERSONNEL OF THE LEASED
AIRCRAFT FIREFIGHTING EQUIPMENT, LORRY DRIVERS, AND THE ABSOLUTELY
NECESSARY SUPPORT STAFF FOR THE TRANSPORT OF GOODS.
8. TRANSIT PASSENGERS.
9. STUDENTS.
10. PERSONS CARING FOR THE ELDERLY AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY
(DISABLED) .
11. SEASONAL WORKERS IN THE FIELD OF AGRICULTURE.
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A1537/21 (Issued for LGGG PART 3 OF 4) – IT IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL INDIVIDUALS ON INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
ARRIVING TO ANY GREEK AIRPORT TO FILL IN THE ELECTRONIC PASSENGER
LOCATOR FORM (PLF) PUBLISHED IN HTTPS://TRAVEL.GOV.GR/, NOT LATER
THAN THE PREVIOUS DAY.
ALL PASSENGERS REGARDLESS OF NATIONALITY MUST MEET ONE OF THE
FOLLOWING CONDITIONS:
A) TO HAVE COMPLETED THE VACCINATION FOR CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 AT
LEAST FOURTEEN (14) DAYS BEFORE SCHEDULED ARRIVAL AND TO PRESENT A
VACCINATION CERTIFICATE, IN EITHER GREEK, ENGLISH, FRENCH, GERMAN,
SPANISH, ITALIAN OR RUSSIAN, ISSUED BY A PUBLIC AUTHORITY, IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE RELEVANT LEGISLATION. THE CERTIFICATE INCLUDES
THE FULL NAME OF THE PASSENGER, AS REGISTERED IN THE PASSPORT, THE
TYPE OF VACCINE GIVEN, THE NUMBER OF DOSES AND INOCULATION DATES.
B) DISPLAY A NEGATIVE MOLECULAR TEST (PCR) FOR COVID-19, PERFORMED
BY TAKING AN OROPHARYNGEAL OR NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR, UP TO 72 HOURS
BEFORE THE SCHEDULED ARRIVAL, EITHER IN GREEK, ENGLISH, FRENCH,
GERMAN, SPANISH, ITALIAN OR RUSSIAN. THE CERTIFICATE INCLUDES THE
FULL NAME OF THE PASSENGER, AS REGISTERED IN THE PASSPORT.
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A1537/21 (Issued for LGGG PART 4 OF 4) – C) TO PRESENT PROOF OF RECOVERY FROM COVID-19, VALID AS OF TWO
MONTHS AFTER POSITIVE PCR OR ANTIGEN TEST UP TO NINE MONTHS EITHER
IN GREEK, ENGLISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, SPANISH, ITALIAN OR RUSSIAN,
PROPERLY ISSUED, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RELEVANT LEGISLATION.
THE ABOVE OBLIGATIONS INCLUDE CHILDREN OVER THE AGE OF FIVE (5).
ALL PASSENGERS WILL BE SUBJECTED TO RANDOM COVID-19 RAPID TESTS UPON
ARRIVAL. UPON BEING TESTED, THE PASSENGER REMAINS AT THE ARRIVAL
GATE AWAITING THE RESULT OF THE TEST. IF FOUND POSITIVE, A 14 DAY
QUARANTINE UNDER SUPERVISION IS REQUIRED EITHER AT HOME OR AT A
DESIGNATED TEMPORARY RESIDENCE ASSIGNED BY THE APPROPRIATE
AUTHORITIES.
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS SUBJECT TO THE PROHIBITION HEREIN HAVE THE
RIGHT TO SUBMIT REQUEST TO THE GREEK CONSULAR AUTHORITY OF THEIR
PLACE OF RESIDENCE OR STAY FOR THEIR EXCEPTIONAL ENTRY IN THE
COUNTRY FOR BUSINESS OR PERSONAL REASONS.
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