COVID-19: ENTRY TO SLOVENIA
Canoe Federation of Slovenia will provide the official invitation letter for participants of the 2021 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships in Ljubljana – Tacen. Please, send us the names and passport numbers of your team members who will come to Slovenia.
For the up to date info on entry to Slovenia, please, refer to:
The National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ) closely monitors the epidemiological situation in Slovenia and globally, and prepares evaluations of the epidemiological situation in every single country. On the basis of those evaluations, the Government determines the lists of countries that are subject to the various measures that apply for entering Slovenia.
• As a primary request, all accredited person will be requested to provide a negative PCR test results to be accredited (see the protocol).
• Please note that sanitary measures and protocols can be updated at a short notice by the local authorities.
ENTRY TO SLOVENIA
The Police has launched a web application called Enter Slovenia to facilitate travelling to Slovenia. It is intended for passengers travelling to Slovenia or entering the country in order to transit through its territory. Using the application is not mandatory.
On entering Slovenia from the external Schengen border, restrictions on non-essential travel are in place for third-country nationals.
Please note that tourist accommodation facilities in Slovenia are reopened. For more information see Measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 infections.
All countries that are not explicitly listed on the red list are considered to be without a high risk of infection and persons coming from these countries or administrative units of countries may enter the Republic of Slovenia without being put under home quarantine and without submitting a negative test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2.
The regime used for the Schengen countries also applies to Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Vatican.
Entry from countries on the red list
Countries with an unstable epidemiological situation or administrative divisions of countries are included on the red list.
People entering the Republic of Slovenia from these countries shall, due to potential infection with SARS-CoV-2 virus, be required to remain in quarantine for a period of ten (10) days.
Individuals will not be ordered to quarantine if they present the following when crossing the border:
- a negative PCR test for COVID-19 that is not older than 48 hours according to the date of the swab taken if it was carried out in an EU Member State, a Schengen Area Member State, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United States of America, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Israel or Russia, at category A checkpoints for international air transport, negative PCR test results issued in Serbia and Turkey are also recognised;
- a positive PCR test result that is older than 10 days, unless a doctor assesses otherwise, but which is not older than six months, or a medical certificate of recovery from COVID-19 if not more than six months have elapsed since the beginning of symptoms, or
- a certificate of vaccination against COVID-19, which proves that:
– at least seven days have passed since the second dose of the Comirnaty vaccine by BioNTech/Pfizer,
– at least 14 days have passed since the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by Moderna,
– at least 21 days have passed since the first dose of the Vaxzevria (COVID-19 vaccine) by AstraZeneca,
– at least 14 days have passed since the dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Janssen by Johnson & Johnson/Janssen-Cilag,
– at least 21 days have passed since the first dose of the Covishield vaccine by the Serum Institute of India/AstraZeneca,
– at least 14 days have passed since the second dose of the Sputnik V vaccine by Russia’s Gamaleya National Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology,
– at least 14 days have passed since the second dose of the CoronaVac vaccine by Sinovac Biotech, or
– at least 14 days have passed since the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by Sinopharm.
Evidence referred to in point 2 are taken into account if they have been issued in an EU Member State or a Schengen Area country, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United States of America, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Israel or Russia.
The red list of countries (valid as of 5 May 2021):
- EU Member States and Schengen Area countries:
- Denmark (only individual administrative units):
– all administrative units of mainland France and all overseas territories
– all administrative units except the North Aegean Islands, South Aegean Islands and the Ionian Islands
- Ireland (only individual administrative units):
– Eastern region
– Central region
- The Netherlands
- Norway (only individual administrative units):
- San Marino
- Spain (only individual administrative units): all administrative units except the administrative units of Extremadura, Galicia, the Balearic Islands, Canary Islands Murcia and Valencia
- The Vatican
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Equatorial Guinea
- South Africa
- South Sudan
- Costa Rica
- Papua New Guinea
- Republic of the Congo
- El Salvador
- Sao Tomé and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- North Korea
- North Macedonia
- Sierra Leone
- Côte d’Ivoire
- Central African Republic
- Trinidad and Tobago
- East Timor
- United States of America
- United Arab Emirates
- Cape Verde