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COVID-19 Testing in Namibia

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02.08.2021 - Article

From August 1st, all persons travelling to Germany must be in possession of proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID-19 or a test certificate before embarking on their journey.

Please observe the obligation to furnish proof that applies to all travellers: Persons from the age of 12 must be in possession of proof of vaccination or recovery from COVID-19 or a test certificate (antigen test: taken max. 48 hours, PCR test: taken max. 72 hours before entry) when crossing the border. Any person who spent time in an area classified as an area of variants of concern, within the 10 days prior to entering the Federal Republic of Germany, must be in possession of a test certificate (antigen test: taken max. 24 hour, PCR test: taken max. 72 hours before entry). The certificate must be submitted for inspection by the carrier, or upon entry when requested by the Federal Police or the competent authority.This applies regardless of the country from where the individual has travelled. Persons under six years of age and aircraft crews are exempt. The negative test result must be presented to the airline before departure.


More Information on entry restrictions, testing and quarantine regulations in Germany

  • The tests must be done no more than 72 hours (PCR) resp. 24 hours (Antigen) before entering Germany (time of the swab). Please make sure to book your flight/COVID-19 swabbing accordingly!
  • Please keep in mind that there is no test center at the airport!
  • The following institutions offer COVID-19 testing in Namibia:

OSH-Med International
Only on appointment to be scheduled via phone: 085 - 260 0026 or 061 - 302 931
In cooperation with partner laboratories; swabbing only in Windhoek

PathCare Namibia
Only on appointment to be scheduled online at PathCare Namibia

Rennies Travel
Only on appointment to be scheduled via e-mail to leisure@renniestravel.com.na
In cooperation with PathCare Namibia (laboratory analysis)

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