Here are Anguilla’s new winter season entry requirements

Here are Anguilla’s new winter season entry requirements

ANGUILLA — The island of Anguilla has updated its entry requirements for the winter season, effective Nov. 1, 2021.

PRE-ARRIVAL REQUIREMENTS:

All visitors 18 years and older must be fully vaccinated to be allowed entry into Anguilla (pregnant women and children under the age of 18 years are exempt). The definition of ‘fully vaccinated’ is three weeks, or 21 days, after the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Mixed vaccines are accepted but they must be a variation of Pfizer, AstraZeneca and Moderna.

Travellers must apply for Entry Permission at www.ivisitanguilla.com. The application for entry will include an arrival testing fee of US$50 per person.

A negative COVID-19 test will still be required, but the test must now be taken no less than 2-5 days prior to arrival. The laboratory that processes the pre-arrival test must be accredited (self-administered and antibody tests will not be accepted). Acceptable test types include the following:

  • Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction tests (RT-PCR)
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification tests (NAA)
  • RNA or molecular test
  • Antigen tests completed via a nasopharyngeal swab

ON-ARRIVAL REQUIREMENTS:

All guests are tested on arrival in Anguilla and will be required to stay in place at their hotel, licenced villa or other rental accommodations while the test is processed (usually within 24 hours.

If the test result is negative there will be no quarantine requirement. Visitors travelling with unvaccinated minors will not need to quarantine beyond the required stay in place upon arrival. Guests are free to explore the island at will.

Those staying on the island for more than eight days may be tested on Day 4 of their visit, at no additional cost.

Once on the island, guests are asked to adhere to COVID-19 protocols, including wearing a face covering in indoor public spaces, maintaining social distancing of at least 3 feet in indoor settings, and observing property hygiene and frequent hand washing or using hand sanitizer.

Applications to visit Anguilla will not be accepted later than 12:00 p.m. EST the day before the day of arrival. For assistance with the travel application portal, email visitanguilla@gov.ai or call 1-264-584-2710 or 1-264-497-5666/7 between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. EST.

For more information on travel to Anguilla go to www.IvisitAnguilla.com/escape.