Starting from the 4th of October 2021, the red, amber and green traffic light system will change to a single red list of countries and “rest of the world”, alongside simplified travel measures. Your actions and rules to follow will depend on the country you are travelling from and your vaccination status.
Vaccinated: In order to be fully qualified as “vaccinated” you will need to be fully vaccinated for at least 14 days, this has to be under an approved vaccination programme, for example from the UK, US, EUROPE or UK vaccinations programmes overseas.
If you qualify as fully vaccinated you will have to:
Under the new rules, you will not:
Before you travel to England you must:
After you arrive in England you must:
No matter your vaccination status (fully/partially/not vaccinated) you will have to follow the same procedure:
Before you travel to England, you must:
When you arrive in England, you must quarantine in a managed hotel, including 2 COVID-19 tests.
For more information including red listed countries please check out the official government website.