Colombia: Mandatory Vaccination Card for Entrance 

December 15, 2021

Key Points  

  • New entrance requirements for all travelers entering Colombia beginning 14 Dec. 2021 

Overview  

The government of Colombia will update its entrance requirements for all travelers beginning 14 Dec. 2021. Colombian citizens and permanent residents will be eligible to enter under the following conditions: 

  • Are fully vaccinated and can present proof of a COVID-19 vaccination certificate that indicates that the traveler was vaccinated at least 14 days before the day of entry into Colombia; or 
  • Can provide proof of a negative PCR test that was taken within 72 hours of departure 

Foreign nationals will be permitted to enter Colombia if they fall into one of these categories: 

  • If fully vaccinated, the traveler must provide proof that indicates that the traveler was fully vaccinated at least 14 days before the day of entry into Colombia; or 
  • If the traveler is not fully vaccinated, they must: 
    • Provide proof of having received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine; and
    • Provide proof of a negative PCR test that was taken within 72 hours of departure 

Prior to departure, all travelers must fill out the Migration Colombia web pre-registration form.  

What are the Changes? 

On 14 Dec. 2021, the government of Colombia introduced new entrance requirements for all travelers entering the country. These requirements vary based on nationality and vaccination status.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Colombia's website and Envoy’s website for additional updates and information.  


Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.  

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