OFFICIAL: Romania updated the red list (July 22, 2021). Malta is on the red list!
On July 22, Romania updated the red list, along with the yellow and green lists. Malta, Iran and Iraq have entered the red list! Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Tunisia, the Netherlands remain on the red list. Under the new law, Romania no longer requires the mandatory presentation of a negative PCR test on board. All those traveling in the red zone will be quarantined if they are not completely vaccinated.
List with the classification of countries / territories according to the cumulative incidence rate, according to Decision no. 48 of 22.07.2021 of the National Committee for Emergency Situations.
If you travel from the red zone (eg Great Britain, Malta, Spain, etc.) to Romania, you will be quarantined for 14 days, with the possibility to shorten the quarantine if you test on the 8th day. The PCR test does not help you avoid quarantine. However, if you are vaccinated, you can be exempted from quarantine.
The classification of countries / territories of epidemiological risk, according to the cumulative incidence rate at 14 days, is performed in 3 categories as follows:
- Green area - where the cumulative incidence rate of new cases of illness in the last 14 days per 1.000 inhabitants is less than or equal to 1,5;
- Yellow Zone - where the cumulative incidence rate of new cases of illness in the last 14 days per 1.000 inhabitants is between 1,5 and 3 per 1.000 inhabitants;
- The Red Zone - where the cumulative incidence rate of new cases of illness in the last 14 days in relation to 1.000 inhabitants is greater than or equal to 3 per 1000 inhabitants.