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FINNISH AND ESTONIAN VACCINATION CERTIFICATES ACCEPTED IN SERBIA

According to the decision of the Government of the Republic of Serbia dated 30 September 2021, travelers who possess valid certificate of full vaccination issued by the authorities of the Republic of Finland and the Republic of Estonia, as well as those who possess a proof of recovery issued by the authorities of the Republic of Estonia, may enter Serbia without additional testing or self-isolation obligation.

 

CURRENT ENTRY REGIME OF FINLAND

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are allowed to enter Finland only if they are holders of Finnish resident permits or if they possess a full vaccination proof (second dose must be administered at least 2 weeks prior to travel).
Accepted vaccines: Comirnaty (Pfizer-BionTech), Moderna, Vaxzevria (earlier known as AstraZeneca), Janssen (Johnson & Johnson)-1 dose is enough, BIBP/Sinopharm, COVISHIELD, CoronaVac.
Transit is allowed at the airports.
Exceptions: compelling family matters (birth of one’s own child, one’s own wedding, serious illness of a close relative, visit to relatives, courting relationship), pressing personal reasons (i.e. funeral of a family member or other urgent reason for which valid proofs can be presented), ownership over a property in Finland, seasonal work or work essential for the functioning of the Finnish society or supply chain (list of critical tasks:
https://tem.fi/documents/1410877/21219682/Kriittiset_tyotehtavat_26012021_ENG+%281%29.pdf/3b2b9587-eb6b-b48d-abe5-12b734364366/Kriittiset_tyotehtavat_26012021_ENG+%281%29.pdf?t=1611675468909,
form to justify the travel:
https://tem.fi/documents/1410877/21219682/TEM_10022021_tyonantajan_perustelut_maahantulo_fi_en_sv.pdf/279609e2-ca2d-464f-c2f0-6432f4ba3b7d/TEM_10022021_tyonantajan_perustelut_maahantulo_fi_en_sv.pdf?t=1613028905579).
Upon entering the country, passengers may be directed to do a PCR test at the airport/border; refusal of the test might result in financial penalty or imprisonment for up to 3 months. Everyone entering Finland without a full vaccination proof (even those who possess negative results of the PCR or antigen test not older than 72 hours) are directed to do one more PCR test 3 to 5 days after arrival. They have to be in self-isolation until receiving the result of that test, or for 14 days, in case they do not do the test. Free testing can be booked at: https://www.finentry.fi/en/.
Further information: https://thl.fi/en/web/infectious-diseases-and-vaccinations/what-s-new/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-updates/travel-and-the-coronavirus-pandemic.
Other useful info: https://raja.fi/en/guidelines-for-border-traffic-during-pandemic.
Answers of the Finnish Border Guard (in English) to queries on the entry regime may be obtained at the phone number: +358295420100 or by sending e-mail to: rajavartiolaitos@raja.fi.


 

CURRENT ENTRY REGIME OF ESTONIA

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia are allowed to enter Estonia if they possess a proof of full vaccination, negative PCR test not older than 72 hours, antigen test not older than 48 hours, or a proof of recovery within the past 6 months.
All vaccines administered in the Republic of Serbia are accepted. Vaccination certificates must not be older than one year.
For persons who are travelling with negative tests, 10 days self-isolation is mandatory upon arrival to Estonia. Self-isolation can be shortened by testing in Estonia, earliest 6 days upon arrival.
Fully vaccinated persons do not have the obligation of self-isolation or additional testing.
All travelers must fill an electronic questionnaire available at https://iseteenindus.terviseamet.ee/, not earlier than 72 hours prior to travel to Estonia.
Further information, including special rules for children’s travel: https://vm.ee/en/information-countries-and-self-isolation-requirements-passengers .
 


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