Germany, Iceland, Lithuania and Poland are all off the list since midnight on Sunday September 27 after rising coronavirus incidence rates. FOUR countries are on Ireland's current Green List - where people can travel to without being required to quarantine when they return home. Image: Travelling to Ireland during the COVID-19 pandemic . 'Orange-coloured' countries will include those with less than 50 cases per 100,000. View our online Press Pack. Anyone considering travel to Green List countries is advised to follow public health guidelines of local health authorities, practice physical distancing, hand hygiene and respiratory etiquette. If you are returning from a non-green list country you will be obliged to fill out a mandatory Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form. "If a country is on the green list, we are saying that you are free to go there without restrictions. Late on Tuesday night, the Cabinet published a green list of 15 countries to which Covid-19 travel restrictions do not apply. Although you do not need to quarantine when you arrive home from these countries, they all require visitors to quarantine on entry. The changes go into effect from midnight on Monday, September 21. Ireland took up its seat today, 1 January 2021, as an elected member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2021-2022 term. Despite the publication of this green list the advice remains … THE Irish government has released a “green list” of destinations it deems safe to travel to, but Great Britain is noticeably missing! Ireland has finally released its own “green list” of countries from where travellers no longer have to quarantine for two weeks. Ireland's green list notes the nations which citizens are free to travel to without having to worry about self-isolating on their return home. The list is due to be updated on Monday, with a number of countries expected to be added. IRELAND'S official 'green list' has officially been updated, with a number of changes in store for would-be travellers and holidaymakers. The Green List is set to be updated on a weekly basis every Thursday and the changes will take effect on the following Monday. "This can include restrictions on arrivals from Ireland. The Department of Foreign Affairs regularly updates its travel advice for over 200 countries and we would encourage our citizens to read this information carefully before they travel. The Republic of Ireland has released a "green list" of 15 countries, excluding Great Britain and the US, that travellers can go to and not self-isolate on their return. Several popular destinations for Irish tourists including France, Spain, Portugal, the UK and the US did not, as expected, make it on to the “green list”. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. "Citizens should be aware that countries continue to announce new restrictions on arrivals from abroad, including the requirement to quarantine on entry. Ireland's Green List was updated on Monday September 28, based on European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control data on September 24. The Irish Post is the biggest selling national newspaper to the Irish in Britain. Download the COVID Tracker app . Ireland’s travel green list reduces to four countries State curently has one of the strictest travel regimes in Europe Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 09:52 Updated: Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 09:53 The Irish Post delivers all the latest Irish news to our online audience around the globe. Can I now holiday in these countries? Only countries where the infection rate was the same or lower than Ireland's were added to the "green list". GERMANY, Poland and Sweden are among the countries set to be placed on Ireland's official 'green list'. It also means that Italy, Greece, Hungary, Slovakia and Norway are set to be removed from the list, meaning that anyone visiting those countries will have to isolate for ten days (it's been reduced from 14 days) upon return. That is your choice. The new system will see EU/EEA countries with an incidence rate of fewer than 25 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the past fortnight included on the Green List. The request to restrict movements on arrival in Ireland will not apply to people arriving from Green List countries. For other inquiries Contact Us. The … News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. The 15 countries are Malta, Finland, Norway, Italy, Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Cyprus, Slovakia, Greece, Greenland, Gibraltar, Monaco and … With effect from Monday 21 September, Hungary, Italy, Slovakia, Greece, Norway and Estonia have been removed from the list, and their security status rating has been changed to ‘avoid non-essential travel.’ Passengers arriving in Ireland from these … Each of … To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. The long-awaited 'green list' of countries is expected early next week, which according to Simon Coveney is 'not going to be a particularly long list.' The list, effective from Monday 21st September, will be reduced to seven countries: Cyprus Finland Germany Iceland Latvia Lithuania Poland. Image: Download the COVID Tracker app . Last updated on 27 November 2020. People travelling to Ireland from these countries will have to isolate for 14 days upon return and provide a negative Covid-19 case. Republic of Ireland adds 15 countries to travel 'green list' A 'green list' of countries where it is safe to travel to and from without having to quarantine has been published by the Irish government Irish citizens will be allowed to travel to 'green' and 'orange/amber' countries. The green list, which was first introduced back in July, notes the destinations Irish people are free to travel to without having to isolate or restrict their movements for 14 days when they return. This form is online and must be filled out before arriving the country. Share Email Facebook … A ‘GREEN LIST’ for countries to which it is safe to travel will be published on Monday, Taoiseach Michéal Martin confirmed this evening. The Irish Daily Mail has learned that the ultra-cautious approach being taken by Taoiseach Micheal Martin is aimed at appeasing Fine Gael … TAOISEACH LEO VARADKAR has confirmed that travel restrictions between Ireland and some other countries will be lifted on 9 July. All four of the countries on Ireland's latest Green List currently have "quarantine, testing or other restrictions in place for arrivals from other jurisdictions, including Ireland", the Department of Foreign Affairs said. Anyone returning from a country that is not Northern Ireland and is not on the green list is required to restrict their movements for 14 days. He confirmed: "Yes, the Government advice has changed in that regard. The criteria for countries making the green list is that they have fewer Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people than Ireland over the last two weeks. The government has published a new ‘Green List’ of countries where Irish people can travel without having to restrict their movements on return. It is an offence to not fill out this form. But all four of them require Irish arrivals to quarantine, and one has no airport. The situation will continue to evolve quickly. United Nations Ireland takes up seat on UN Security Council. The Republic of Ireland has released its “green list” of destinations for safe travel, with Italy and Greece included but Great Britain a notable omission. Travelling to Ireland during the COVID-19 pandemic . The 25km-long principality of Liechtenstein has also been added to the list -but it does not have an airport and Irish arrivals will also face restrictions on arrivals. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), Some green list countries impose quarantine on passengers arriving from Ireland, Anyone travelling from a non-green list country must fill out a passenger locator form, Greece has been removed from Ireland's Green List, Varadkar says 'more air travel allowed if we're serious about living with Covid-19', all four of them require Irish arrivals to quarantine, quarantine when you arrive home from these countries, they all require visitors to quarantine on entry, travel advice has changed, Tanaiste Leo Varadkar said, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). COPYRIGHT © 2021. The delayed ‘green list’ of countries deemed safe to travel to and from without quarantining could be as low as six. From Department of the Taoiseach Published on 23 July 2020. "Obviously, if your country is not on the green list that is different. 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