Good news for Indian traveller to England : UK puts India in ‘Red-Amber-Green’ traffic light ratings

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By ameya sathaye August 5, 2021 09:39

Good news for Indian traveller to England : UK puts India in ‘Red-Amber-Green’ traffic light ratings


New Delhi, Aug 05 The UK government has today announced an update to the ‘Red-Amber-Green’ traffic light ratings for arrivals into England. From 4am (BST) on Sunday 8 August, India will move from the red to the amber list. This means:

  • Visit Visas for the UK from India are open (in addition to other visa long-term visas that have remained open)
  • Travellers arriving in England can complete a 10-day quarantine at home or in the place they are staying (not mandatorily quarantine in a managed hotel)
  • Under the voluntary Test to Release scheme, they can choose to pay for a private Covid-19 test on day 5 of the quarantine. If the result is negative, they can end their quarantine
  • Full amber list rules can be found here.
ameya sathaye
By ameya sathaye August 5, 2021 09:39