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TRAVELLING AND COVID-19

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Upon arrival in Estonia, travellers are required to submit the following information to the Health Board:

  • the traveller’s personal details (first name and surname, personal identification code or date of birth, travel document number, gender, and citizenship);
  • the personal details of any minors who are travelling with the traveller (including first name and surname, plus citizenship);
  • the traveller’s contact details (email address, telephone number, and postal address for their permanent place of residence or current place of abode);
  • details concerning their travels (the country from which they departed to arrive in Estonia, their date of arrival, and any countries which were visited during the course of their travels, including any layover countries even if the individual concerned did not exit the transit zone, as well as details of their accommodation in Estonia in the case of foreign nationals);
  • details about immunisation and testing (including details about having had COVID-19, and details about having been vaccinated against COVID-19).

The traveller declaration can be completed one day prior to arrival in Estonia or on the day of arrival at: https://iseteenindus.terviseamet.ee.
After submitting the declaration, the completed declaration form will be emailed to you. Please keep your completed declaration form in digital format or on paper so that you will be able to present it at the border if you are required to do so.

It is also possible to complete your declaration on paper (DOCX).

Further information can be found on the Police and Border Guard Board’s website. Please read more about the restrictions and procedure which apply to travelling, via the kriis.ee website.

 

Frequently asked questions

 

1. What do I do if I get a red error message when submitting my declaration?

Firstly, please ensure that you have properly filled in all the fields. If all fields have indeed been properly filled in but it is still not possible to submit the declaration, please wait a while and try again. If your second attempt is still not successful, please notify us by sending an email to info@terviseamet.ee
 

2. How can I delete my address, date of arrival, or the entire journey?

If your date or arrival or your address changes before your arrival in Estonia, you can make the required changes by resubmitting your declaration at https://iseteenindus.terviseamet.ee and using the new, correct details.
 

3. My journey was cancelled, so how can I delete my declaration?

If your journey was cancelled and you would like to delete your declaration, please notify us by sending an email to info@terviseamet.ee.
 

4. I have had COVID-19 within the past six months, or I have been vaccinated against COVID-19. How can I prove this at the border?

In order to prove that you have had COVID-19, please print out the respective referral response or patient’s summary from the digilugu.ee portal. A positive PCR test result must be presented in order to prove that you have had the disease. A positive antibody test result is not considered as being sufficient proof.

If you were ill and have recovered outside of Estonia, you must present a respective officially-verified certificate or an extract from a medical record in Estonian, Russian, or English, and in the Latin or Cyrillic alphabet.

The document must include the following information:

  • the patient’s personal details;
  • the method of analysis used;
  • the result of the analysis;
  • the place and time at which the test was taken;
  • the name and other details of the individual who carried out the test.
     

All vaccinations are documented digitally, as well as on paper in the immunisation passport, if the patient so wishes. There are several options when it comes to proving that you have been vaccinated:

  • a printout of the immunisation passport from the digilugu.ee portal;
  • a paper copy of the immunisation passport, which is issued by the healthcare professional who carried out the vaccination procedure;
  • vaccinations which have been performed outside of Estonia can be proven by presenting the original immunisation passport, a copy of that passport, a printout of the respective certificate, or an extract from the respective database.


The document which proves vaccination outside of Estonia must be drawn up in Estonia, Russian, or English and in the Latin or Cyrillic alphabet, and must include the following information:

  • the personal details of the vaccinated individual (including first name and surname);
  • the vaccination dates;
  • the name of the vaccine administered and the dosage;
  • the number from the vaccine batch;
  • the number of vaccine doses administered;
  • the name and other details of the individual who carried out the vaccination procedure.