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I'm traveling to Slovenia

  • 1. I come from a country or an administrative unite of a country not on the red list
  • 1. Negative PCR test, not older than 72 hours after swab collection or rapid antigen test (hereinafter: HAG test) not older than 48 hours after swab collection;
  • 2. A citizen of a Member State of the European Union or the Schengen area who comes from another Member State of the European Union or the Schengen area, where he provided protection and assistance to persons in need of support or care, or care of family members, or for the reason of maintenance work on a private facility or land owned, leased or used, and returnes across the border within 72 hours of crossing the border if a negative PCR or HAG test for SARS-CoV-2 virus not older than 72 hours from the date of swab collection is presented at the state border.
  • 1. He/She has evidence of a positive PCR test result that is older than 10 days, unless the doctor decides otherwise, but not older than six months, or a doctor's confirmation that the person has had COVID-19 and no more than six months have passed since the onset of symptoms. Evidence shall be taken into account if it has been issued in the Member States of the European Union, the Schengen Member States, Australia, Israel, Canada, New Zealand, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or the United States of America. From 30 May 2021 onwards, certificates from Serbia are valid on all border crossings and control points, also certificates issued in Turkey are accepted as valid on airports.
  • 2. RECOVERD FROM COVID-19 + VACCINATION Proof that she/he has suffered from COVID-19 disease and proof that she/he has been vaccinated with a single dose of vaccine recognized by the Republic of Slovenia (Comirnaty by Biontech/Pfizer, COVID-19 Vaccine by Moderna, Vaxzevria (COVID-19 Vaccine) by AstraZeneca, COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen by Johnson and Johnson / Janssen-Cilag, Covishield by Serum Institute of India / AstraZeneca, Sputnik V by Russia’s Gamaleya National Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology, CoronaVac by Sinovac Biotech, COVID-19 Vaccine by Sinopharm) within a period of up to eight months from the positive result of the PCR test or the onset of symptoms. Protection is established on the day of vaccination.

The PCR test is appropriate if performed in the Member States of the European Union, the Member States of the Schengen area, Australia, Israel, Canada, New Zealand, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Serbia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or the United States of America. air connections for international air transport as well as if it is operated in Turkey.

The HAG test is appropriate if it is performed in the Member States of the European Union, the Member States of the Schengen area, Australia, Israel, Canada, New Zealand, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Serbia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or the United States of America. international air traffic connections as well as if performed in Turkey and is listed in the common list of rapid antigen tests published at: 

https://ec.europa.eu/health/sites/default/files/preparedness_response/docs/covid-19_rat_common-list_en.pdf 

Entry into the Republic of Slovenia is allowed without referral to quarantine at home upon submission of a negative PCR or HAG test result, which is not older than 7 days from the taking of the swab to persons coming from countries or areas of the countries on the orange, red and dark red lists:

  • 1. A cross-border daily labor migrant who has an employment relationship in one of the Member States of the European Union or another Schengen country, for which he has proof or substantiates the reason for crossing the border as a daily labor migrant, and returns within 5 days of crossing the border;
  • 2. A person who has subscribed to a health service in the Republic of Slovenia and returns across the border immediately after the service has been provided. If a minor is subscribed to a health service, his or her guardian may enter under the same conditions if they are traveling together;
  • 3. A person who is posted to or from the cross-border provision of services in one of the Member States of the European Union or another country of the Schengen area, for which she/he has a proof or a signed statement justifying the reason for crossing the border and is or will be returning no later than 5 days after crossing the border.
  • 4. a person who crosses the border for family reasons due to parental care and contact with a child or to maintain contact with a spouse, civil union partner, partner from a registerd or unregisterd partnership and returns across the border within 72 hours of crossing the border; When carrying out maintenance work on private premises or property by a person whom owns, rents or uses the property, the exception applies also to immediate family members of the individual and other people who are registered at the same address when traveling together.
Entry into the Republic of Slovenia without quarantine at home and without submitting a negative test result for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) on the basis of point 1 of the first paragraph of Article 39 of the Infectious Diseases Act (Official Gazette of the RS, no. 33/06 - officially consolidated text, 49/20 - ZIUZEOP, 142/20 and 175/20 - ZIUOPDVE, hereinafter: ZNB) and the fifth paragraph of Article 12 of ZZUOOP also allows to persons coming from countries or areas of the countries on the orange, red and dark red lists:
  • 1. A person who is seconded to or from a mission in the international transport sector and demonstrates this when crossing the border with the "Certificate for Workers in the International Transport Sector" set out in Annex 3 to the Commission Communication on the implementation of green lanes for the protection of health and the availability of goods and essential services (OJ C 96 of 24.3.20, p. 1) or any other relevant document indicating that they have been referred by the employer;
  • 2. A person who carries out the transport of goods or persons to the Republic of Slovenia or from the Republic of Slovenia in commercial traffic and for freight and passenger transport in transit and leaves the Republic of Slovenia within 8 hours after crossing the border;
  • 3. A person with a diplomatic passport;
  • 4. A representative of a foreign security body (police or justice) who performs an official task and leaves the Republic of Slovenia as soon as possible after the performance of the task, and a representative of a Slovenian security body (police or justice) who performs an official task and is returning to Slovenia as soon as possible after the task has been completed;
  • 5. A person who has been transported to the Republic of Slovenia by ambulance or ambulance equivalent vehicle and accompanying medical staff in that vehicle;
  • 6. A child under the age of 15 who crosses the border together with a close family member who is not sent to quarantine at home, or he/she has not been refused entry to the Republic of Slovenia, or in an organized group accompanied by an educator, teacher or guardian who has not been sent to quarantine at home or he/she has not been refused entry to the Republic of Slovenia;
  • 7. A member of the protection and rescue services, health care, police, firefighters or another person who provides humanitarian transport or aids in rescuing and eliminating the consequences of natural disasters and returns across the border within 24 hours of its crossing;
  • 8. A member of the Slovenian Armed Forces returning from an international operation or a mission abroad.
  • 9. A member of the Slovenian Armed Forces, the police or an employee of a state body returning from a posting to work abroad, and employees of state bodies and accredited journalists on a business trip abroad;
  • 10. A person coming from countries or administrative units of countries on the red list shall be sent to quarantine at home, unless upon entering the Republic of Slovenia he/she submits proof of vaccination against COVID-19, proving that the following has been received:
      - the second dose of Comirnaty by Biontech / Pfizer for at least 7 days,
      - the second dose of COVID-19 Vaccine by Moderna for at least 14 days,
      - the first dose of Vaxzevria (COVID-19 Vaccine) from AstraZenec for at least 21 days,
      - a dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen by Johnson and Johnson / Janssen-Cilag for at least 14 days,
      - the first dose of Covishield by Serum Institute of India / AstraZeneca for at least 21 days,
      - the second dose of Sputnik V has been produced by Russia’s Gamaleya National Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology for at least 14 days,
      - A second dose of CoronaVac from Sinovac Biotech for at least 14 days, or
      - a second dose of Sinopharm COVID-19 Vaccine for at least 14 days.
  • 11. A person who crosses the border daily or occasionally due to involvement in education, training or scientific research in the Republic of Slovenia or a Member State of the European Union or the Schengen area and proves this with appropriate evidence.
  • 12. A dual owner or tenant of land in the border area or on both sides of the state border who crosses the state border with a neighbouring country for the purpose of performing agricultural-forestry works and returns across the border no later than 10 hours after crossing the border. This exception applies in the part relating to the performance of maintenance work on a private facility or land owned, leased or used by a person, also for close family members of the individual and other persons who have registered with the individual at the same address permanently or temporary residence when traveling together.
  • 13. A person who crosses the border for urgent reasons related to the elimination of an immediate danger to health, life, property or the occurrence of material damage and returns across the border within 12 hours after crossing the border.

According to Article 19 of the Infectious Diseases Act, quarantine is a measure that restricts free movement and imposes mandatory medical examinations on healthy persons who have been or are suspected of being in contact with someone who has contracted plague, a viral haemorrhagic fever (Ebola, Lassa, Marburg) or an infectious disease for which the Minister responsible for health or the Government of the Republic of Slovenia has declared an epidemic on the basis of the fourth paragraph of Article 7 of this Act, at the time of its contagion.

Persons coming to the Republic of Slovenia (does not apply to transit) from the territories of countries or countries that have been classified by the Government of the Republic of Slovenia red list - ie the list of countries at high risk of SARS-CoV-2 virus infection, quarantine is ordered at home for a period of 10 days from the date of entry into the country.

Entry without a quarantine is possible under the conditions and in the manner explained elsewhere in the application - depending on the purpose of travel or entry into the Republic of Slovenia.

A citizen of the Republic of Slovenia or an alien residing in the Republic of Slovenia, who has been quarantined abroad due to contact with an infected person with SARS-CoV-2 and wishes to undergo quarantine in the Republic of Slovenia, is allowed to enter and travel by own vehicle on the shortest route to the address where they will undergo quarantine.

  • 1. I was ordered to be quarantined abroad, but I want to undergo it in the Republic of Slovenia