The Portuguese government has eased its COVID-19 health and entry restrictions.

Key Points:

  • As of June 9, individuals can travel to Portugal regardless of their departure country.
  • To enter the country, travelers must have proof of full vaccination against COVID-19, recovery from COVID-19 in the past six months, a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours before departure or a negative antigen test taken with 24 hours before departure.
  • Children under the age of 12 are exempt from the COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements.

Additional Information: More information regarding health requirements for individuals arriving at certain Portuguese airports is available here.

BAL Analysis: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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