COVID-19 Travel Restrictions – Exemptions EU entry ban limited


Starting Saturday 23 January 2021 short term (i.e. stays less than 90 days) business travelers, students, Highly Skilled Migrants, professionals from the cultural and creative sectors and people in long-distance romantic relationships from a country not on the EU’s ‘Safe’-list will no longer be granted entry to the Netherlands.

Taking into account all other COVID-19 related measures (negative test and negative rapid test), Highly Skilled Migrants moving to the Netherlands and in the possession of a MVV or an approval letter from the IND will still be allowed to travel to the Netherlands.

Please, however, see our previous news item in respect to a ban on flights and dockings from certain countries in this respect.

For more detailed information about the additional measures, please click here.

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