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BEFORE YOU TRAVEL: Step-by-step guide on quarantine measures

 

 

1. BEFORE YOU TRAVEL, FILL OUT A FORM FOR HYGIENIC STATION

www.prijezdovyformular.cz

 

YOU DO NOT NEED TO FILL OUT THE FORM IF YOU HAVE STAYED IN AND ARE ARRIVING FROM

Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, Greece, Holy See, Iceland, Japan, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand

OR IF YOU ARE

● employed in international transportation

● EU citizen or third country citizen with long-term or permanent residence in the EU transiting through the Czech Republic for less than 12 hours

● holder of diplomatic passport or international organization staff if the stay will not exceed 14 days

● pupil, student, pendler or other cross-border worker who crosses the border regularly at least once a week

 

YOU NEED TO FILL OUT THE FORM IF YOU ARE ARRIVING FROM ANY OTHER COUNTRY EXCEPT FROM ONE OF THOSE LISTED ABOVE AND IF YOU HAVE STAYED IN THIS OTHER COUNTRY FOR MORE THAN 12 HOURS IN THE PAST 14 DAYS

Access the form on this webpage: www.prijezdovyformular.cz.

Children younger than 18 accompanied by a family member do not need to fill out their own form – the accompanying adult will register them by filling out the field about minor co-travelers.

Explanation: The countries listed are on the "green list" meaning they are considered to be low-risk in terms of COVID-19 spread.

 

NOTE NEW MEASURES IF TRAVELING FROM THE UK (SEE POINT 1 IN THIS LINK)

 

2. PREPARE A CONFIRMATION FOR PASSPORT CONTROL

Once you fill out and submit the form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. You may be asked to show this confirmation when passing through the passport control.

You may either print out the confirmation or display it on your mobile. The confirmation e-mail will containing a QR code that will display an on-line version of the confirmation.

Do keep the confirmation on you while in the Czech Republic.

 

3. GET TESTED IMMEDIATELY AFTER ARRIVAL

YOU MUST GET TESTED FOR COVID-19 IMMEDIATELY AFTER ARRIVAL, AT MOST WITHIN FIVE DAYS OF ARRIVAL - unless arriving from one of the countries stated above, i.e. from the "green countries."

We suggest to make every attempt to schedule your test appointment before you travel.

Please plan ahead and avoid waiting lines!

HOW DO I FIND A TEST SITE?

Refer to the LIST OF TEST SITES regularly updated by the Ministry of Health.

The list is available in Czech only. We suggest to ask your inviting party to help you find the nearest test site.

You may also seek assistance with the coronavirus help line 1221 (Mo-Fri 8 am - 7 pm and Sat-Sun 9 am 4:30 pm) or with the help line of the Ministry of Health: + 420 224 972 222 (Mo-Fri 9 am - 5 pm), e-mail verejnost@mzcr.cz.

If the above does not help, you may also seek assistance directly with a Regional Hygienic Station according to the region where you will stay (mostly in Czech, however):

PRAGUE REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION – scroll down for the list of test sites, incl. contact info and opening hours

CENTRAL BOHEMIA REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

SOUTH BOHEMIA REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION + pdf-list of hospital test sites (last update in August)

SOUTH MORAVIA REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

KARLOVY VARY REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

VYSOČINA REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION + e-mail your questions to koronavirus@khsjih.cz

HRADEC KRÁLOVÉ REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

LIBEREC REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION + contact for the Liberec Hospital test site

MORAVIA SILESIA REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION 

OLOMOUC REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION  

PARDUBICE REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

PLZEŇ REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION + info line contacts in the region

ÚSTÍ NAD LABEM REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION + help line + 420 704 829 502, Mo-Fri: 7:00 - 17:00

ZLÍN REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION

 

4. INFORM THE REGIONAL HYGIENIC STATION ABOUT YOUR TEST RESULT

You are obligated to contact the Regional Hygienic Station according to your place of stay within seven days after arrival and report your test result.

 

5. OBSERVE RESTRICTIONS AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES ONCE IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC

 

*THERE IS A NATION-WIDE OBLIGATION TO WEAR A MASK*

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