The State of Kuwait clarified the new procedures related to travel to the country, as part of the fight against the Covid-19 virus.
The Government Communications Center in Kuwait stated that the new travel procedures for the arrivals, which… Effective from early August 2021, which includes not accepting any passenger coming to the State of Kuwait, except after obtaining a negative PCR examination certificate proving that he is free of the Corona virus, provided that it is valid for “72 hours”, and that no symptoms appear on the person coming to Kuwait, such as high temperature, sneezing, or Cold, cough and others.
Regarding those vaccinated with the vaccine inside Kuwait, after the green color appears on the application “Immunity / My Identity”, they must complete the registration in the “Shlonak” application in addition to the “Kuwait-Mosafer” platform, quoting the Emirati newspaper, “Al Bayan”.
He said that citizens who are vaccinated with the vaccine from outside Kuwait must obtain official approval of the vaccination certificate by uploading it to the official website of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health, while also completing the registration in the “Shlonak” application and the “Kuwait-Mosafer” platform.
Citizens who have been vaccinated with an unapproved vaccine are treated in the same manner as those who are not vaccinated.
With regard to non-immune citizens, those who see one of the red or yellow colors appear in the “Immunity / My Identity” application, so they complete the registration in the “Shlonak” application and the “Kuwait-Mosafer” platform.
As well as paying the fees for conducting two examinations (PCR), provided that the first examination is upon arrival in Kuwait, and the second is on the sixth day of the institutional quarantine, and the payment of the value of the institutional quarantine for a period of (7 days) in one of the local hotels in the State of Kuwait, mentioned and approved through the platform “Kuwait-traveler”.
In the event that it is proven that the Covid-19 virus is free, the quarantine period will be completed for another 7 days at home, with the exception of some categories of home quarantine.
With regard to non-Kuwaitis vaccinated abroad with approved vaccines inside Kuwait, they must apply for the approval of their vaccination certificates, by uploading them to the website of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Health, and proof of receiving the vaccine is required electronically before boarding the plane, as well as upon arrival through the electronic audit feature (QR- Code), in the State of Kuwait.
As well as completing the registration in the “Shlonak” application and the “Kuwait-Mosafer” platform, and everyone is subjected to a home quarantine for a period of one week from the date of their arrival in the State of Kuwait. .
Also, in the event that the result of the examination appears negative, which proves that they are free of infection with the virus, the quarantine applied to them will be terminated.
It applies to all immunized citizens and residents, to implement a home quarantine for a week from the date of arrival in the State of Kuwait. Virus infection.