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Spain: Restrictions due to COVID-19. 18 JUL-15 SEP22. Impact: High.

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B5508/22 

Valid from: 18 Jul 2022 0520 UTC

Valid till: 15 Sep 2022 2200 UTC

NOTAM message

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS: IN ACCORDANCE WITH MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS ORDER INT/657/2020, THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR REASONS OF PUBLIC ORDER AND PUBLIC HEALTH, UNLESS BELONG TO ONE OF THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES: 

A] REGULAR RESIDENTS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION, SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN (THE HOLY SEE) OR SAN MARINO, ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY, WITH DOCUMENTARY PROOF. 


B] HOLDERS OF A LONGITUDE TERM VISA ISSUED BY A MEMBER STATE OR SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATE, ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY. 


C] HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, INCLUDING HEALTH RESEARCHERS, AND ELDERLY CARE PROFESSIONALS GOING TO OR RETURNING FROM EXERCISING THEIR WORKING ACTIVITY. 


D] TRANSPORT PERSONNEL, SAILORS AND THE NECESSARY AERONAUTICAL PERSONNEL TO CARRY OUT AIR TRANSPORT ACTIVITIES. 


E] DIPLOMATIC, CONSULAR, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION, MILITARY, CIVIL PROTECTION AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATION PERSONNEL IN THE EXERCISE OF THEIR DUTIES. 


F] STUDENTS PURSUING THEIR STUDIES IN THE MEMBER STATES OR SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES, HOLDING THE APPROPRIATE LONGITUDE STAY PERMIT OR VISA, PROVIDED THAT THEY TRAVEL TO THE COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY ARE STUDYING AND THAT THE ENTRY TAKES PLACE DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR OR WITHIN THE 15 DAYS PRIOR TO IT. IF THE DESTINATION IS SPAIN AND THE DURATION OF THE STAY IS UP TO 90 DAYS, EVIDENCE MUST BE PROVIDED THAT THE STUDIES ARE CARRIED OUT AT AN APPROVED EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION, FOLLOWING A FULL-TIME, ON-SITE PROGRAMME, LEADING TO THE AWARD OF A CERTIFICATE/DEGREE. 


G] HIGHLY QUALIFIED WORKERS WHOSE LABOUR IS NECESSARY AND CANNOT BE POSTPONED OR CARRIED OUT REMOTELY, INCLUDING PARTICIPANTS IN HIGH-LEVEL SPORTS COMPETITIONS TAKING PLACE IN SPAIN. THESE CIRCUMSTANCES MUST BE JUSTIFIED BY SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION. 


H] PEOPLE TRAVELING FOR DULY ACCREDITED IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS. 


I] PEOPLE WHO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE OF FORCE MAJEURE REASONS OR IN-NEED SITUATION, OR WHOSE ENTRY IS PERMITTED FOR HUMANITARIAN REASONS. 


J] LEGAL RESIDENTS IN: BAHRAIN, CHILE, COLOMBIA, INDONESIA, KUWAIT, NEW ZEALAND, PERU, QATAR, RWANDA, SAUDI ARABIA, SOUTH KOREA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, URUGUAY, CHINA, TAIWAN AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG KONG AND MACAO, PROVIDED THAT THEY COME DIRECTLY FROM SUCH STATES/TERRITORIES, HAVE TRANSITED EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH OTHER LISTED COUNTRIES OR HAVE ONLY CARRIED OUT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TRANSIT IN COUNTRIES NOT LISTED. FOR RESIDENTS IN CHINA, RECIPROCITY REMAINS TO BE VERIFIED. 


K] HOLDERS OF A VACCINATION, RECOVERY OR NEGATIVE DIAGNOSTIC TEST CERTIFICATE, RECOGNISED BY THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH, SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY HEALTH AUTHORITIES. CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OLD. EVEN IF BELONGING TO ONE OF THE PREVIOUS CATEGORIES, ANY THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONAL NOT MEETING THE COVID-19 HEALTH CONTROL REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED BY THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH, SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR REASONS OF PUBLIC HEALTH. 

FOR PERSONS ARRIVING BY AIR IN SPAIN (DIRECTLY OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOPS) FROM ANY AIRPORT LOCATED IN THIRD COUNTRIES FOR WHICH QUARANTINE REQUIREMENT HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED BY ORDER OF THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH, ONLY THE EXEMPTIONS SET OUT IN LETTERS SPAIN/ANDORRA OR FAMILY MEMBERS (SPOUSES OF SPANISH CITIZENS OR PARTNERS WITH WHOM THEY MAINTAIN A REGISTERED ANALOGOUS CONJUGAL UNION, AND DEPENDENT ASCENDANTS/DESCENDANTS), PROVIDED THAT THEY ARE TRAVELLING WITH OR TO JOIN THEM. FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE SPANISH OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE (ORDER INT/657/2020 MODIFIED BY ORDERS INT/734/2020, INT/805/2020, INT/851/2020, INT/913/2020, INT/1006/2020, INT/1119/2020, INT/1278/2020, INT/62/2021, INT/161/2021, INT/294/2021, INT/420/2021, INT/448/2021, INT/484/2021, INT/519/2021, INT/552/2021, INT/647/2021, INT/677/2021, INT/715/2021, INT/790/2021, INT/910/2021, INT/916/2021, INT/965/2021, INT/1005/2021, INT/1120/2021, INT/1159/2021, INT/1269/2021, INT/1304/2021, INT/1372/2021, INT/1472/2021, INT/35/2022, INT/85/2022, INT/120/2022, INT/236/2022, INT/296/2022, INT/372/2022, INT/424/2022, INT/452/2022, INT/538/2022 AND INT/661/2022

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