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Portugal: Restrictions due to COVID-19. 22 APR-05 MAY22. Impact: High.

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A1593/22 

Valid from: 22 Apr 2022 1424 UTC

Valid till: 05 May 2022 2259 UTC

NOTAM message

COVID-19: CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL PASSENGER REQUIREMENTS. 

1) IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION, TRAVELS TO CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL ARE SUSPENDED. EXCEPTIONS ARE: 

1A) ESSENTIAL AND NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL PASSENGERS FROM EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATES, LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY, ICELAND AND SWITZERLAND. 

1B) ESSENTIAL AND NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL PASSENGERS FROM SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN, CHILE, COLOMBIA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, INDONESIA, KUWAIT, NEW ZEALAND, PERU, QATAR, CHINA, RWANDA, URUGUAY, HONG KONG, MACAU AND TAIWAN. 

1C) PASSENGERS FROM ANGOLA, BRAZIL, CAPE VERDE, CANADA, UNITED STATES, GUINEA, MOZAMBIQUE, UNITED KINGDOM AND SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE. 

1D) PASSENGERS THAT HOLD AN EU DIGITAL COVID-19 CERTIFICATE OR AN AUTHORIZED COVID-19 DIGITAL VACCINATION CERTIFICATE. 

1E) PASSENGERS WITH A PROOF OF A COVID-19 RECOVERY CERTIFICATE. 

1F) ESSENTIAL TRAVEL FROM COUNTRIES NOT SET IN 1A), 1B) AND 1C) FOR PROFESSIONAL, STUDY, FAMILY REUNION, HEALTH OR HUMANITARIAN REASONS. 1 CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL, TO RETURN TO THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTRIES, IF SUCH FLIGHTS ARE PROMOTED BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLE. 


2) FOREIGN CITIZENS WITH NO LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY WHO MAKE A STOPOVER AT A NATIONAL AIRPORT MUST WAIT FOR A FLIGHT TO THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTRIES IN A DESIGNATED PLACE AT THE AIRPORT. 


3) AIRLINES SHOULD ONLY ALLOW PASSENGERS TO BOARD, WITH DESTINATION OR STOPOVER IN CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL, BY PRESENTING AT THE TIME OF DEPARTURE A PROOF OF A NUCLEIC ACID AMPLIFICATION TEST (NAAT) FOR SARS-COV-2 WITH NEGATIVE RESULT, DONE WITHIN 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE OR A RAPID ANTIGEN DETECTION TEST (RADT) FOR SARS-COV-2 WITH NEGATIVE RESULT, DONE WITHIN 24 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE. PASSENGERS THAT PRESENT PROOF STATED AT 1D) AND 1E) ARE EXEMPTED. 


4) NATIONAL AND FOREIGN CITIZENS WITH LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY AND DIPLOMATS PLACED IN PORTUGAL, WHO, EXCEPTIONALLY, DO NOT HAVE A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 PROOF WILL BE FORWARDED BY AUTHORITIES TO CARRY OUT A NAAT OR A RADT TEST ON ARRIVAL IN NATIONAL TERRITORY, AT THEIR OWN EXPENSES. 


5) THE ENTRY IN NATIONAL TERRITORY SHALL BE REFUSED TO THIRD COUNTRY NATIONAL CITIZENS WITH NO LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY, WHEN BOARDING WITHOUT A COVID-19 TEST PROOF. 


6) AIRLINES THAT ALLOW PASSENGERS TO BOARD WITHOUT A COVID-19 TEST PROOF, OR THAT DO NOT PRESENT PROOF STATED AT 1D) AND 1E) ARE IN BREACH OF THE DUTIES ESTABLISHED AND SHALL BE OBJECT OF ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEEDINGS FORESEEN IN PORTUGUESE LAW. 


7) CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OF AGE ARE EXEMPTED TO COMPLY WITH 3), 4), 5) AND 6). 


8) USE OF RESPIRATORY PROTECTION MASKS OR VISORS BY PASSENGER IS MANDATORY. 


9) THE DUTIES SET ON THIS NOTICE TO AIRMEN (NOTAM) DO NOT APPLY TO STATE, MIL, FIRE FIGHTING, CARGO/MAIL, HOSP, MEDEVAC, HUM AND TECHNICAL STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES AND CREW MEMBERS. 


10) THIS NOTICE DOES NOT REPLACE THE LEGAL ACTIVITY ESTABLISHED IN PORTUGUESE OFFICIAL JOURNAL/DIARIO DECISION ALTITUDE REPUBLICA.

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