COVID-19: Abu Dhabi Entry Now Permitted With Negative COVID -19 Test

People entering the capital will now need a negative COVID-19 test result up to 48 hours before entry.

Krystien Meyers
June 29, 2020 7:20 PM

The Abu Dhabi Media Office has released a statement being implemented Tuesday, June 30 onwards movement into Abu Dhabi will be allowed to all commuters providing a negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of attempting to enter.


Proof of results can be through the AlHosn App or an SMS from UAE affiliate medical institutions. 


As of last week, residents of the Abu Dhabi region have been permitted to roam freely in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Al Dhafra as well as leave the Emirate. However, entry into the Emirate was restricted. 


This is being implemented as part of the National Screening Programme, a campaign of strategies to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.


Restrictions are to be reviewed on July 6. More updates to follow.


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