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These are the conditions for travelers heading to Algeria after partial opening of air borders

Prime Minister, Mr. Abdelaziz Djerad, proceeded to the arrangements regarding the implementation of the decision to partially open the air borders, in implementation of the instructions of the President of the Republic, Mr. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and Minister of National Defense, and following consultations with the Scientific Committee to follow up on the development of Coronavirus pandemic, and the Health Authority, according to a statement issued by services of the Prime Minister.

With regard to the conditions of boarding for travelers heading to Algeria, the communiqué issued by the services of the Prime Minister clarified that the traveler must have a negative result of the RT-PCR test of less than 36 hours before the date of travel, possess a valid travel ticket and fill out the health form with the required information. Traveler also must prepay the costs related to the compulsory quarantine that every traveler must undergo upon arrival on the national territory, as well as the costs of testing for the detection of “Covid-19”, decided by the health authorities.

The press release added that the costs of accommodation at the level of the quarantine sites are exclusively the responsibility of the traveler, and that these conditions are met before boarding the plane.

As for the health conditions applied upon arrival to Algeria – the press release adds – an RT-PCR test of less than 36 hours must be submitted, and the traveler must be subjected to a compulsory quarantine for a period of five (5) days in one of the hotel establishments leveraged for this purpose, with permanent medical supervision and the application of the test to detect “Covid-19”, at the end of the quarantine.

The press release added that the quarantine ends on the fifth day after a negative test to detect “Covid-19”, and in the case of a positive result, it is renewed for an additional period of five (5) days.

With regard to quarantine conditions, a list of hotel establishments, in which all the conditions required for quarantine will be met, have been jointly defined between the interior, tourism and health sectors.

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