The German government has lifted COVID-related entry requirements for those traveling to the country.

Key Points:

  • From June 1 through Aug. 31, individuals who are traveling to Germany will not have COVID-related entry requirements.
  • German authorities lifted the “3-G rule,” meaning travelers will not be required show a COVID-19 vaccination certificate, COVID-19 recovery certificate or negative COVID-19 test to enter the country.

Additional Information: In case of new virus variant, an “emergency brake” can be applied to the lifting of entry requirements.

BAL Analysis: COVID-19 entry requirements no longer apply to those traveling to the Germany. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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