Travel ban implemented to protect public health following Denmark COVID-19 mink outbreak

  • visitors from Denmark arriving in the UK from 4am Saturday 7 November will be denied entry
  • British Nationals, visa holders and permanent residents who have travelled to Denmark in the last 14 days will have to self-isolate along with their household
  • further measures regarding freight to be announced over the weekend

The government has responded urgently to the latest developments by bringing in a number of measures. From 4am, Saturday 7 November 2020, the Home Office is implementing immigration powers meaning visitors arriving into the UK from Denmark will not be permitted entry into the UK. This excludes freight and hauliers.

The decision to act quickly follows the release of

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