Guidance for International Travellers to the Maldives

This is reference to (HPA)’s circular (IUL)23-L/452/2021/12 dated 26th December 2021 with guidance to international travellers including locals and foreigners. Following reports of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant spread in several countries and pursuant to the Public Health Act 7/2012 sections 3, 12 and 34, the following measures are to be implemented for  travellers to the Maldives,…

Travel advisory following SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant spread in Southern African Countries

This travel advisory is in reference to Health Protection Agency announcement number: (IUL)23-L/23/2021/306 Following reports of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant spread in Southern African countries and pursuant to the Public Health Act 7/2012 sections 3, 12 and 34, the Health Protection Agency imposes the following public health measures effective 0000 hrs (MVT) 28th November 2021 until…

COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Criteria for Domestic Travel

Pursuant to the Health Protection Agency (HPA)’s circular (IUL)23-L/452/2021/9) dated 06 August 2021, ease in travel restrictions will apply effective from 1st September 2021, based on the following COVID-19 vaccination coverage and COVID-19 positivity rate in initial departing island and travel quarantine measures: 1. COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage At least 90% of the eligible resident population…

Islands Under Monitoring

Island Date K. Maafushi 30-12-21 Ha. Ihavandhoo 31-12-21 Hdh. Nolhivaramfaru 09-01-22 Sh. Funadhoo 14-01-22 B. Dharavandhoo 14-01-22 Dh. Bandidhoo 14-01-22 L. Gan 14-01-22 Gdh. Gahdhoo 16-01-22 R. Ungoofaaru 16-01-22 Hdh. Hanimaadhoo 16-01-22 K. Guraidhoo 19-01-22 B. Eydhafushi 19-01-22 Ha. Dhidhdhoo 20-01-22 Th. Guraidhoo 21-01-22 B. Goidhoo 22-01-22 Lh. Kurendhoo 22-01-22 Hdh. Kulhudhuffushi 22-01-22 L. Dhanbidhoo…

COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage

Atoll Island Total Number of 12+ Living Population Fully vaccinated Number of 12+ Living Population Vaccinated Coverage of Total 12+ Living Population (%) HA Molhadhoo 178 175 98% HA Kela 846 820 97% HA Maarandhoo 489 460 94% HA Filladhoo 407 366 90% HA Uligam 324 295 91% HA Dhidhdhoo 2,130 2123 99% HA Utheem…