From 1 October there is no longer a state of emergency in place in St Lucia. From 9 July: educational institutions remain closed. Visitors are required to present certified proof of a negative COVID-19 test
within 48 hoursseven days of boarding their flight
. Upon arrival in Saint Lucia, all travellers must continue the use of face mask
s during on island-transportation and when in public places. Visitors must adhere to physical distancing measures. Travellers will be subject to screening
and temperature checks by port health authorities. Protocols are being established for taxis, to provide safety precautions and separate the driver from guests as an added security measure. Health and safety protocols will be reinforced through the use of signage that includes QR codes which take travellers to a landing page for more information. There are restrictions to the numbers allowed
in stores so queues are possible. Medical facilities will remain open. For latest information and advice from the Government of St Lucia see website
Visitors staying in hotels that are COVID-19
Certified, must remain within that property for the duration of their visit. You can select COVID-19
certified hotels through direct booking, via your tour operator or airline provider. Amongst the required protocols, hotels must sanitize luggage upon check in; maintain a fully equipped nurses station; observe strict detailed sanitization protocols for housekeeping; maintain required distance with tables for dining; and have hand sanitizer stations installed throughout the property. All visitors staying in a COVID-19
Certified hotel, must remain in within that property for the duration of their visit. Businesses, including restaurants and bars are permitted to recommence operations, in their normal location and within normal business hours, adhering to COVID-19
related protocols issues by the Ministry of Health. Some social activities including parties, picnics and receptions are allowed
with the established physical distancing and public health protocols.
requirement at government designated site.
All returning residents
, except those from the Travel Bubble, are required to quarantine
for 14 days at a Government operated quarantine
facility or a COVID-19
certified property. All international visitors must stay at a COVID-certified property for the duration of their stay. Any symptomatic passengers will be isolated and tested. All visitors will be required to remain in quarantine
at your hotel or Government operated quarantine
facility until the test
result is obtained. If the test
is positive all visitors and nationals
will be transferred to a treatment facility until they receive two negative test
results and are clinically stable.
negative certification required for entering the country.
All travellers must provide certified proof of a negative PCR
(Polymerase Chain Reaction) COVID-19 test
taken seven days or less before travel to St Lucia. Passengers will be refused boarding if they do not have proof of a negative test