Belgium is one of the most beautiful and culturally rich countries in the world. It is known for its laid-back feel, magnificent medieval towns, well-preserved Renaissance architecture, and one of the most mouthwatering cuisines in the world. It is one of the most densely populated European countries and it is relatively smaller than its neighbors. It might be small in size but when it comes to the number of choices Belgium stands shoulder to shoulder with some of the largest countries in the world.
Belgium allows quarantine free travel for the vaccinated as the EU recommends allowing non-essential travel to more countries this summer. The Belgium government has announced that they will remove quarantine restrictions for the vaccinated. It means you do not need to be quarantined even if you have been living in a high-risk country as long as you are vaccinated and tested negative for the virus.
IF YOU ARE FULLY VACCINATED AND TRAVELING TO BELGIUM FROM SALFORD
If you are double vaccinated and traveling from Salford to Belgium there are some requirements you must take into consideration. You have to fill out a passenger locator form in Salford before starting your trip. The vaccine you took in Salford, in the UK is approved by Belgium authorities.
IF YOU ARE NOT VACCINATED AND TRAVELING TO BELGIUM FROM SALFORD
If you are a non-vaccinated traveler, you can travel from Salford to Belgium if you can show a negative test result or you have a recovery result from COVID-19 in the past. Your recovery test must not be more than 180 days old, your PCR test must be valid for 72 hours and the lateral flow test shall have to be 24 hours old, not older than that. Book your test in your area beforehand by typing PCR test in Wigan, PCR test in Barnsley, PCR test in Doncaster, PCR test in Rotherham, and once done you should also complete that PLF. If you want to book your PCR or Lateral Flow Test in Salford or nearby areas you can do so by going to Point 19 Testing or you can simply look for them in your area by searching PCR test in Wigan, PCR test in Barnsley, PCR test in Doncaster, PCR test in Rotherham.
EU COVID CERTIFICATE FOR BELGIUM
The Government has confirmed that Belgium has launched the European digital covid certificate in order to simplify the travel process for all those who have been vaccinated or fully recovered from the virus. This decision permits citizens from Western European countries to apply for such documents in order to visit other EU member states, especially ahead of the summer season. This certificate is available both in digital and physical form and it comes with a QR code that has all your information stored in it.
PROOF OF VACCINATION
Belgium will accept the UK’s proof of vaccination and it will come with a QR code you cannot use NHS’s appointment card as an alternative to the vaccination certificate which is not acceptable.
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