British Indian Ocean Territory covid statistics & advice

The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in the British Indian Ocean Territory plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.

  • Travel status British Indian Ocean Territory · UK

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British Indian Ocean Territory Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for the British Indian Ocean Territory recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.

No Covid-19 statistics on the number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population currently available for the British Indian Ocean Territory.

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British Indian Ocean Territory coronavirus live updates

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British Indian Ocean Territory travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of the British Indian Ocean Territory including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.

Are there entry restrictions to the British Indian Ocean Territory due to the coronavirus?

British Indian Ocean Territory is closed for tourism. All non-resident foreign nationals are banned from entering. British Indian Ocean Territory is a restricted military area.

Check out British Indian Ocean Territory Administration for more information.

Destination status

  • Open for tourismO
    Open for tourism
  • Vaccine passport acceptedV
    Vaccine passport accepted
  • Test requiredT
    Test required
  • Quarantine excl. vaccinatedQV
    Quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Test + quarantine excl. vaccinatedTQV
    Test + quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Fully vaccinated onlyV+
    Fully vaccinated only
  • Test + quarantine requiredT+Q
    Test + quarantine required
  • Quarantine requiredQ
    Quarantine required
  • Closed for tourism/Travel banC/B
    Closed for tourism/Travel ban

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Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from the British Indian Ocean Territory?

British Indian Ocean Territory is on the ROW list in the UK.

Fully vaccinated & under 18s - No quarantine in the UK is required. No pre-departure test is needed. A PCR test on or before day 2 back in the UK.

Not fully vaccinated - Quarantine at home for 10 days when arriving in the UK. Pre-departure test in the British Indian Ocean Territory is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine. Test to Release scheme can be used in England on day 5 to shorten quarantine period.

UK status - traffic light system

  • ROW (Rest of the world)ROW
    ROW (Rest of the world)
  • Common Travel AreaCTA
    Common Travel Area
  • Red list countryR
    Red list country
  • International travel banB
    International travel ban

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