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CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY: NEWS!
This page is meant to provide FBK international staff with some updated information on the Coronavirus risk.
In order to slow down the spread of COVID-19 the Council of Ministers in Italy has declared the state of emergency until 31 January 2021.
Last news on COVID-19 restrictions:
- EU COUNTRIES, SCHENGEN, Andorra, the Principality of Monaco (except for countries listed below): travel to Itlay is allowed for any reason, therefore also for TOURISM, and without the obligation to self-isolate on return. The requirement to fill a self-declaration remains.
Belgium, France, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Spain, the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland: those who enter in Italy from these Countries (after stay or even only transit in the 14 days prior to entering Italy), in addition to completing a self-declaration, must also:
a) present a statement that they have undergone a molecular or antigenic test carried out by means of a swab and a negative result within 72 hours before entering the national territory;
b) undergo a molecular or antigenic test; to be swabbed upon arrival at the airport, port, or border location (where possible) or within 48 hours of entering the national territory at the reference local health unit.
- Rest of the world (except for Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, The Republic of Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay) : travel to Itlay from the rest of the world is allowed only for specific reasons, such as work. Therefore, travel for tourism is not allowed. Travellers will be required to fill in a self-declaration form specifying the reason for entering/returning to Italy. Tavellers will be allowed to reach their final destination in Italy only by private means . Travellers must self-isolate and undergo supervision by the competent health authorities for 14 days
It is mandatory to use respiratory protection in all occasions (opened and closed spaces) at all times when the maintenance of a safe distance cannot be guaranteed.
Please have a look at the following measures adopted:
- Basic protective measures against the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- 10 rules vademecum
- What to do when in doubt
Page updated on 20.10. 2020