Evolution of measures taken by the government to prevent the entry of coronavirus COVID-19 into French Polynesia

February 13, 2020 場所 Press Releases
Papeete, February 26th, 2020

AS OF TODAY, THERE IS NO CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 CASES IN FRENCH POLYNESIA.

As of today, the travelers of all nationalities, who have transited or visited a risk zone in the 30 days preceding the trip, must present when boarding flights to French Polynesia, a health certificate dating less than 5 days and certifying that the traveler’s state of health is free of any sign of Coronavirus infection.

The list of risk areas is available on the Health Department’s website and is updated accordingly to the epidemiological evolution of the virus: https://www.service-public.pf/dsp/covid-19/

On the 27th of February 2020, the risk areas are as below:

  • China
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Cambodgia
  • Hong-Kong
  • India
  • Macau
  • Malaysia
  • Nepal
  • Singapore
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Philippines
  • Iran
  • Italy: Lombardy, Venetia and Emilia Romagna

In addition, since February 27th, 2020, ocean liners will enter French Polynesia exclusively through the port of entry of Papeete in Tahiti. Ships that have been granted first berth exemptions for the outer islands unfortunately will be cancelled. You can download the press release of the new measures taken for the cruise sector on February 27th, 2020 by clicking here.

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