It is almost time for your trip to Turks and Caicos! As you prepare, please be aware of the new travel requirements and entry screening process for visiting the island. The ongoing pandemic causes frequent changes to entry requirements and testing guidelines, so be sure to check this page frequently leading up to your trip as it will be updated with new information as it becomes available.
Last Updated: Dec 16th, 2020

1. Obtain an Online Pre-Authorization & Negative COVID-19 Test

Before arriving, all persons traveling to Turks and Caicos are required by the Turks and Caicos Government to obtain an online pre-authorization prior to boarding their flight to the destination. To apply for the pre-authorization, click here.

To obtain pre-authorization all travelers are required to upload documentary evidence of a negative PCR COVID-19 test from an accredited laboratory. Antibody, antigen, and rapid tests are NOT acceptable. PCR COVID-19 tests must be taken within five days of travel. Children under 10 are exempt from this requirement.  

2. Obtain Medical/Travel Insurance and Complete Online Health Screening Questionnaire

All travelers are required to obtain medical/travel insurance that covers medevac, or any costs related to quarantine, ambulance care or care while in Turks and Caicos. Lastly, they must complete an online health screening questionnaire which can be found via the TCI portal.

Compliance of pre-departure protocols is mandatory by the Government of Turks and Caicos.  

Travel/entry processes are changing as the situation with COVID-19 is fluid. For more details and information on current entry restrictions and PCR test guidelines, please visit the Turks and Caicos Tourist Board website or the TCI portal.