border control

New exempt categories for border crossing apply from 2 January 2021; rapid antigen tests now available at five border crossing points 2 January 2021
Fewer exemptions for entry into Slovenia without quarantine or negative test, test must not be older than 24 hours 24 December 2020
New amendments to the Ordinance bring additional exceptions to quarantine 30 September 2020
From 28 September, those who present a negative test upon entry into Slovenia will not need to quarantine; new changes to the lists of countries enter into force on 29 September 26 September 2020
Quarantine orders shortened to 10 days, negative tests valid for 48 hours as of Sunday 11 September 2020
Stricter "Covid-19" entry control at checkpoints between Slovenia and Austria is also eexpected over this wekend // An den Kontrollpunkten zwischen Slowenien und ├ľsterreich ist auch an diesem Wochenende mit versch├Ąrften Corona-Grenzkontrollen 27 August 2020
Croatia on the red list as of 21 August 21 August 2020
Czech Republic, Malta and Switzerland taken off the green list, Belgium added to the red list 7 August 2020
Latest changes on the lists of countries effective as of 31 July 31 July 2020
As of 20 July 2020 persons who will be ordered quarantine will be able to enter Slovenia on any border crossing or checkpoint 17 July 2020
Changes on lists of countries as of 17 July 2020, Croatia remains on the yellow list 17 July 2020
Our contact centre is currently overwhelmed - notice to users 16 July 2020
As of 8 July quarantine decisions at some border crossings to be served between 6:00 and 22:00 hrs only 8 July 2020
Stricter measures for crossing state borders as of 4 July 3 July 2020
'Re-open EU', a web platform to provide up-to-date information on travelling in the EU 3 July 2020
Changed rules for border crossing apply as of 25 June 24 June 2020
New border rules apply as of 15 June 15 June 2020
New rules on crossing the Slovenian border begin to apply 8 June 2020
Tighter control of the border with Croatia - a message to illegal migrants and facilitators that attempts to cross through Slovenia are likely to fail 5 June 2020
Austria added to no-quarantine travel list 4 June 2020
Checkpoint Rate─Źe (Fusine), on the border with Italy, reopens for workers and persons crossing the border to perform an essential economic or agricultural activity 24 April 2020
Temporary border crossing point Predel set up on Slovenian-Italian border 21 April 2020
Information for passengers at border crossings regarding quarantine and isolation 6 April 2020
Two more border crossing points open at the Slovenian-Hungarian border 2 April 2020
Austria closes four more checkpoints on the border with Slovenia; as of April 2 only nine checkpoints remain open 1 April 2020
Temporary restriction on non-essential travel to the EU means third-country nationals can enter Slovenia only in urgent cases 31 March 2020
We fully reject the allegations concerning procedures with foreigners illegally crossing the state border 22 November 2018
Border control by Slovenia's police executed in the same way as before the judgement of the arbitration tribunal 2 July 2017
PM Cerar: Commission has prepared more detailed guidelines for systematic border checks at Slovenia's suggestion 3 May 2017
Delays set to continue into Easter holidays despite temporary relaxation of systematic checks 12 April 2017
Solutions to shorten waiting times at border crossing points being sought 10 April 2017
Measures to loosen up waiting times at border crossings now in place 9 April 2017
Tailbacks at main border crossings? Use a less frequented border post 7 April 2017
Systematic border checks of all travellers at external Schengen borders to start on 7 April 28 March 2017
Police work during migrant crisis 11 April 2016
We are still handing over migrants to Austrians as usual 20 January 2016
Latvian and Austrian police contingents complete their mission 7 January 2016
Slovakian police officers complete their work in Slovenia 3 January 2016
Information on the refusal of entry to a group of migrants on the border with Austria 29 December 2015
Police work during the intensified security situation caused by the escalating migrant crisis in recent weeks - explanations and answers 31 October 2015
Police fine activists for breaking the law, not for helping refugees - press release 21 September 2015
Ten years of trilateral Police Cooperation Centre in Vrata Megvarje (Th├Ârl Maglern) 20 April 2015
Police work at largest border crossing of Obre┼żje 14 August 2014
EUROSUR Becomes Operational 2 December 2013
Veniger receives police officers who took part in Frontex joint operations 3 October 2013
Foreign officers assist Slovenian police at Gru┼íkovje and Obre┼żje during Eurobasket 2013 12 September 2013
Slovenian and Croatian home affairs and police leaders visit Dragonja border-crossing point 24 July 2013
Introduction of joint border controls and conditions for crossing the border at border crossing points after Croatia's joining the European Union on 1 July 2013 28 June 2013
In Warsaw European Border Guards Discuss Border Control during Increased Migration Movements 23 May 2013
International Conference on Combating Organised Crime and Strengthening Border Security held in Ljubljana 9 April 2013