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Information for foreign citizens in terms of entering the Republic of Kosovo

April 1, 2022
 

The Goverment of the Republic of Kosovo
D E C I S I O N

For general and specific measures to control, prevent and combat COVID-19 pandemic
 

A. [Territorial application]

  1. This decision shall apply to the entire territory of the Republic of Kosovo.



B.  [Protection and safety at work]

  1. All employees of public institutions, central and local public enterprises, private businesses, organizations, as well as other entities, must possess one of the following evidence, in order to be allowed to enter the work premises:

2.1.Certificate of vaccination with at least two doses or one dose of Janssen vaccine against COVID-19;
2.2. Persons with medical evidence from a specialist in the relevant field that they have contraindications and are exempt from vaccination, must possess a negative RT-PCR test for COVID 19 not older than one week;

 

  1. The highest administrative officer, or equivalent position, of public, private institutions, as well as other entities, is obliged to appoint one or more responsible persons who will control the possession of any of the evidence mentioned in points 2.1 and 2.2.

 

C. [General protection and hygiene measures]

 

  1. Public and private institutions and other entities are obliged to keep hand sanitizers and an amount of face masks in accessible places at the entrance of the building and indoors.

 

  1. Public and private institutions, as well as other entities are obliged to place visible signs of the rules of conduct for protection from COVID-19 at the entrance of each building, including the sign with the recommendation for wearing masks, respecting the distance of one (1) meter and promotional signs for vaccination according to the design of the Ministry of Health.  

 

  1. Responsible officials of public and private institutions and other entities are obliged to carry out disinfection and ventilation of indoor spaces.  

 

  1. Wearing a mask covering the nose and mouth is recommended in all cases when indoors.

 

  1. All public and private institutions, as well as other entities are obliged to appoint an employee who will monitor the implementation of the measure defined in points 2.1 and 2.2.

 

For further information, please read THE GOVERNMENT DECISION on measures against the COVID-19 pandemic. Also, please see The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDP) webpage if your country is on the list of high-risk.