Transport secretary, Grant Shapps, has confirmed vaccinated travellers returning to England from amber checklist nations will now not must self-isolate from later this month.
Talking in Parliament this morning, he stated: “I can affirm right this moment from July nineteenth, UK residents who’re absolutely vaccinated by means of the UK vaccine rollout will now not must self-isolate after they return to England.”
Travellers will nonetheless must take a pre-departure take a look at three days earlier than they go and a PCR take a look at on or earlier than day two of their return.
Shapps stated the modified would apply to individuals 14-days after their second jab.
Travellers may even now not be required to take a day eight take a look at, which means the necessities for inexperienced and amber checklist nations are the identical.
Underneath the brand new guidelines, youngsters underneath the age of 18 coming back from amber-list nations won’t must isolate on their return, nor will they must take a Covid-19 take a look at on day eight.
Kids between the ages of 5 and ten will solely must take a day two take a look at, and as earlier than, youngsters aged 4 and