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Revised Guidelines for international arrivals w.e.f 25.10.2021

Posted on: October 21, 2021 | Back | Print

Embassy of India

Dated 21 October, 2021


These guidelines come into effect from October 25th, 2021 midnight, and are applicable to all those arriving via air, sea and land.

1. All passengers are required get negative RT-PCR test report, test conducted 72 hours prior to departure from Ireland.
2. All passengers are required to submit Self Declaration form on the Air Suvidha portal (https://www.newdelhiairport.in/airsuvidha/apho-registration) prior to departure from Ireland.
3. On arrival in India, thermal screening would be carried out in respect of all the passengers by the health officials present at the airport. The self-declaration form filled online shall be shown to the airport health staff. Symptomatic patients and their contacts will be isolated as per protocol.
4. Since all EU countries (including UK) are covered under list of countries ‘at-risk’, all passengers arriving to India from Ireland will-
(a) Submit sample for post-arrival COVID-19 test at the point of arrival after which they will be allowed to leave the airport.
(b) Home quarantine for 7 days.
(c) Re-test on the 8th day of arrival in India and if negative, further self monitor of their health for next 7 days.

Complete guidelines on international arrival into India may be checked here.
List of Countries at-risk and Category A countries may be checked here.
Algorithm for Guidelines for international arrivals may be checked here.


Please keep safe and healthy!