Corona Virus Advisory

At present, there are NO suspected or confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV in Vanuatu, nor in any other Pacific island country. Should a case be detected, the Ministry of Health Emergency Medical Team are on standby with dedicated quarantine facilities in Port Vila and Luganville, and a thorough response plan is ready should it be required.

Current Conditions of Entry:

  1. Travellers of ALL nationalities MUST complete an Incoming Passenger Health Declaration form prior to boarding any craft entering Vanuatu (see Appendix A). This form provides information on their travel itinerary over the preceding 14 days, previous travel to China (People’s Republic of), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macau (SAR China), and also details on their current health status, phone number, email address and physical address while visiting or residing in Vanuatu. It is an offence under the Public Health Act to not complete this Declaration Form truthfully and penalties apply.
  1. Any foreign national wishing to enter Vanuatu who has originated from or has transited through any port in China (People’s Republic of), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macau (SAR China) in the previous 14 days will be denied entry to Vanuatu until further notice.
  1. Any foreign national wishing to enter Vanuatu who has originated from or has transited through any port in China (People’s Republic of), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macau (SAR China) since 31 December 2019 but who has spent the previous 14 days outside of China (People’s Republic of), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong (SAR China) or Macau (SAR China) MUST ALSO supply a copy of Medical Clearance Form 1 completed by a registered medical practitioner (see Appendix B) certifying that they are free from any respiratory illness.

Travellers of any nationality wishing to enter Vanuatu who do not comply with the above will be prevented from boarding any craft travelling to Vanuatu. 

Please download further details and relevant forms to be completed and presented upon check in. (link)