The health and well-being of all who enter or reside in Montserrat remains the number one priority.
As of Sunday, August 30, 2020, all persons travelling to Montserrat must have a negative PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) COVID-19 test result. The individual is required to undergo the PCR COVID-19 test no earlier than seven (7) days prior to entering Montserrat. The negative PCR COVID19 test result document must state the following:
The following individuals are exempted from the negative PCR COVID-19 test requirement:
Along with the negative COVID-19 Test Results, all persons must still register to travel to Montserrat prior to booking their flights to Montserrat. This registration process requires persons to complete and submit the declaration form published on the Government of Montserrat website www.gov.ms/register-to-travel-to-montserrat/. The form must be completed and submitted no later than three days prior to booking a ticket to enter Montserrat.
At this time, travel to Montserrat is only by air via our international travel gateway, Antigua. The following protocols are to be observed:
All persons arriving on Montserrat will be required to self-quarantine for 14-days If such persons are staying at a residence with other occupants, the host and family may also be required to self-quarantine. Following an assessment, the Ministry of Health & Social Services will make a determination and indicate whether the entire household should also be quarantined
The only exception to the self-quarantine requirement is for a non-resident technician, who is only allowed to travel to and from the place where he/she is undertaking his/her work as a non-resident technician.
Such person would be required to wear a mask at all times, practice social distancing while at the place where he/she is undertaking work and remain at his/her place of occupancy at all times, except when travelling to and from the place where the work is being undertaken as a non-resident technician.
Persons arriving on Montserrat are reminded that in accordance with the Public Health Order they may be subjected to medical examinations. Medical Officers are authorized to:
Persons eligible to travel to Montserrat are: