Iceland removes all domestic COVID restrictions

June 28, 2021

- Social distancing, limits on gatherings, mask-wearing, limits on opening hours are all removed as of midnight

- 87 percent of the adult population has received at least one dose of a vaccine

- Iceland maintained a policy of test, trace, quarantine and isolation from the outset of the pandemic and relied on the science to guide its response

- More than 60 per cent of domestic cases were individuals who were already in quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

-Vaccinated travellers who submit valid vaccination certificates or certificates of prior infections will not need to be tested at the border from 1 July

The Government of Iceland has announced that all domestic restrictions in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted as of midnight tonight. Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir announced this morning that requirements to wear masks, socially distance and restrict gatherings would be fully lifted.

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