The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has called on travelers coming to the UAE to ensure that the vaccination certificate complies with a set of requirements when registering for the passenger service, which enters into force as of today.
She indicated that there are seven approved vaccines in the UAE, which are: “Sinopharma”, “Pfizer-Biontech”, “Sputnik”, “Oxford – AstraZeneca”, “Johnson & Johnson”, “Moderna” and “Moderna”. Jamalica (Sputnik)».
The authority advised to ensure the safe passage of travelers during this period, coming to the country, by registering their data using the smart application of the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship “ICA UAE Smart”, or by visiting the website “smartservices.ica.gov.ae”.
It called upon applicants for passenger registration to take into account that the personal data is shown in the vaccination certificate, and that the certificate clearly contains the name of the vaccine, the date of taking the doses, and ensuring the effectiveness of the “QR-CODE” on the vaccination certificate, and in the absence of a “QR-CODE” on the certificate. Vaccination certificate, it is required that the certificate be attested in accordance with the procedures for attesting official papers and certificates in force at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
She explained that the registration service for arrivals to the UAE allows recording passenger data, vaccination data for immunized and non-vaccinated travelers, in addition to entering data on the date of examination and PCR result, which contributes to facilitating their procedures upon arrival in the UAE.
The authority called on arriving travelers to pay attention, when submitting a passenger registration request, to some matters to facilitate the process of adding information in the shortest possible time, and to avoid rejecting the request, including ensuring the validity and accuracy of the information entered, and not entering wrong information that may lead to the rejection of the request, and that the documents are The entry is in (PDF) format, and its size should not exceed (1 MB), pointing out that the concerned medical committee reserves the right to reject any request, or impose additional requirements, as it deems appropriate after reviewing it.
Update travel procedures for those coming to Abu Dhabi and home quarantine procedures
Abu Dhabi ■ Emirates today / The Committee for the Management of Emergencies, Crises and Disasters Resulting from the Corona pandemic in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi has announced the update of travel procedures for citizens, residents and visitors coming to the Emirate of Abu Dhabi from outside the country, and it starts working from today. The restaurants coming from the green list destinations are required to perform a nasal swab examination (PCR) upon arrival, and an additional examination on the sixth day, without the need for quarantine. As for the restaurants coming from other destinations, they must perform a nasal swab examination (PCR) upon arrival. And quarantine for seven days, with an additional nasal swab (PCR) examination on the sixth day. The protocol applies to fully vaccinated citizens and residents in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as well as visitors who are proven to have received the vaccination in the Al Hosn application.
As for the travel procedures for non-vaccinated citizens, residents and visitors, those coming from the green list destinations are required to undergo a nasal swab examination upon arrival, without the need for quarantine, in addition to an additional nasal swab examination on the sixth and ninth days. Non-vaccinated citizens, residents, and visitors coming from other destinations are required to perform a PCR examination upon arrival, and quarantine for a period of 10 days, with another examination being conducted on the ninth day.
The committee, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Department of Health and the Abu Dhabi Center for Public Health, also issued an update of the home quarantine procedures for those in contact with a positive case, as of today. The committee explained that the quarantine period for the two restaurants is up to seven days, with a re-examination of the nasal swab on the sixth day, and if the result is negative, the electronic bracelet is removed on the seventh day. The stone for the unvaccinated extends for 10, with a nasal swab re-examination on the ninth day, and the electronic bracelet is removed on the tenth day in case the result is negative.