Evolution of measures taken by the government to prevent the entry of coronavirus COVID-19 into French Polynesia
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.
On the 27th of February 2020, the risk areas are as below:
- South Korea
- Sri Lanka
- 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.