British Travellers Will Need To Fill Health Form For Spain07/07/2020
Spain is one of the most popular-hotspot among British holidaymakers in Europe. But, British travellers considering to travel in Spain for tourism will now need to fill a mandatory health form before flying there after Covid-19.
Although, Spain now opened its border for British tourists. But, travellers will need to provide their health details to the Spanish authorities.
This measure will help to identify a traveller whether they are still at the risk of Covid-19 or not.
Ultimately, this will provide utmost safeties for Spanish officials to protect its citizens.
As the Spanish government introduces mandatory health form for travellers.
There are some parts of it relating to health and travel history. Travellers can only fill out less than 48 hours before they travel.
Now all travellers will have to complete this form before board on the plane, in order to allow into the country.
However, the document is consisting of five sections and requires: passport identity number, information about flight and place of stay in Spain, and an email address.
Travellers will also need to know where they will be sitting on the plane.
Also, the new policy requires each person in a travelling group will need to separately fill out a form. For an instance, a family of four will need to fill it out four times and receive four separate codes.
According to blogger from The Spanglish Girl has provided more details.
Once a traveller fill it out a from, they will receive an email with a security code and a link to the form.
Then, traveller will receive a personal QR code, must carry the code on their phone or a printed copy to pass the airport health checks.
Holidaymakers arriving at the airport in Spain will allow to complete paper based health form, if they have not filled it out until the end of July, 2020.
Passengers arriving in Spain will face temperature checks and a visual inspection at the airport.
If they fail to comply any of the checks, they will be seen by a doctor.
You can find more information about the form from here.
As, Covid-19 pandemic hit across the Europe. Spain has experienced large number of cases.
Spain has 298,869 confirmed cases with 28,388 deaths (as of July 7, 2020). There are no more ongoing cases.
Most recently government announces safest countries to travel after the pandemic.