A number of rules and conditions for entering Georgia from abroad have changed
According to the October 21, 2020 amendment to the Government of Georgia’s Resolution N322 on the approval of the rules on isolation and quarantine, Georgian nationals and their family members will be placed in self-isolation for 8 days, according to the following rules:
A) A person arriving from a foreign country must present at the border checkpoints a document confirming the PCR examination conducted during the last 72 hours before the visit to Georgia, after which he/she will be subject to self-isolation;
B) If the person fails to submit the document confirming the PCR examination, he/she will be subject to mandatory quarantine;
The same rule applies to nationals and permanent residence permit holders of the following states when traveling by air from the same countries:
- Kingdom of Spain
- Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
- Kingdom of the Netherlands
- Republic of Poland
- Republic of Portugal
- Republic of Greece
- Kingdom of Sweden
- Republic of Croatia
- Republic of Italy
- Republic of Cyprus
- Republic of Slovenia
- Republic of Iceland
Attention! This rule does not apply to international students. They are required to submit a document confirming the PCR examination conducted during the last 72 hours before the visit to Georgia and a 12-day quarantine, at their own expense. Detailed information on the entry conditions of foreign students in Georgia can be found here: https://www.geoconsul.gov.ge/ka/newsFeed/nId/193
The following persons are not subject to isolation/quarantine when entering Georgia:
A) Members of official delegations of foreign countries / international organizations arriving in Georgia on an official visit – they must present at the border checkpoints a document confirming the PCR examination conducted during the last 72 hours before the official visit;
B) Nationals and permanent residence permit holders of the Federal Republic of Germany, the French Republic, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania and the Republic of Estonia if traveling by air to Georgia from the same countries.
The above-mentioned persons must present at the border checkpoints a PCR examination certificate conducted during the last 72 hours before entering Georgia or undergo a PCR examination at their own expense upon entering.
They will only be subject to isolation/quarantine if they have traveled outside 18 EU countries* in the last 14 days or if a PCR examination shows a positive result for a new coronavirus. Travel information must be entered in a special e-form
to be filled out before departure.
* Germany, France, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Spain, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Greece, Sweden, Croatia, Italy, Cyprus, Slovenia, Iceland.