Warning as Spain updates travel rules that will affect children
Tourists are being warned of new travel changes that affect all children between the ages of 12 and 15.
The Spanish authorities establish and enforce entry rules for people traveling for tourist purposes.
If you are fully vaccinated and are traveling from the UK, you can enter Spain without having to be tested or quarantined, regardless of the reason for your trip.
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But you have to prove that you are fully vaccinated to enter Spain from the UK if you are traveling for tourism purposes.
Spain will accept proof of the UK’s COVID-19 vaccination record and proof of COVID-19 vaccination issued in Crown Dependencies.
Your last dose of vaccine should have been given at least 14 days before travel.
If you are traveling with a printed PDF vaccination certificate, it must be dated November 1, 2021 to ensure that the certificate can be successfully scanned.
Your NHS vaccination center appointment card is not intended to be used as proof of vaccination and should not be used to demonstrate your vaccination status.
Starting December 13, fully immunized children between the ages of 12 and 15 can apply for an NHS COVID Pass letter for international travel.
Children under 12 do not need to prove that they are fully vaccinated when entering Spain.
However, before traveling to Spain, anyone (including children under 12, traveling by air or sea must complete and sign an online health check form.
If you do not complete this form electronically, you can submit it in hard copy prior to boarding.
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