Passengers not fully vaccinated and those fully vaccinated but without proof of vaccination admitted to the UK must perform a pre-departure test within 3 days prior to the date of arrival in the UK, said Monday, Tunisair.
These passengers must also book and pay for two COVID-19 tests to be carried out on the second and eighth days after their arrival (Booking and payment before departure) and fill in the “passenger locator form” 48 hours before arrival (They must mention the reference of the test booking in this form via the link Public Health Passenger Locator Form ( provide-journey-contact-details.homeoffice.gov.uk ). They are also required to maintain a 10-day home lockdown.
The company has indicated that children under 11 years of age are exempt from the COVID-19 pre-departure test, stating that children between 5 and 17 years of age residing in the United Kingdom or those residing in countries with proof of vaccination accepted in the United Kingdom, follow the conditions for vaccinated passengers with proof of vaccination accepted in the United Kingdom.
Children residing in other countries follow the requirements for non-vaccinated passengers. However, they are exempted from the pre-departure test.
Specifying that this information is provided as an indication, Tunisair recommends its passengers to inquire with the competent authorities or to consult the guide to travel conditions during the coronavirus pandemic on the site GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) for more details.