Costa Rica: Lifting of COVID-19 Related Entrance Requirements

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Points  

  • Lifting of all COVID-19 related entrance restrictions as of 1 April 2022  


On 1 April 2022, the government of Costa Rica lifted its COVID-19 related entrance measures. As a result, travelers are no longer required to complete a Health Pass form, and unvaccinated travelers are no longer required to provide proof of health insurance.  

What are the Changes?  

The government of Costa Rica lifted all COVID-19 related entrance requirements on 1 April 2022. Travelers entering the country still must ensure that they can provide proof of a return ticket when entering Costa Rica and ensure that they hold the appropriate immigration authorization to enter Costa Rica prior to arrival.  

Looking Ahead 

Continue to check the government of Costa Rica’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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This article was published on 5 May 2022 and may not be the most recent update concerning COVID-19 entrance restrictions, testing requirements and quarantine measurers. For the most recent updates be sure to check our Global Mobility Resource Center.

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.