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Travel: Coronavirus

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 1321, tabled on 14 May 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department’s traffic light system for reopening international travel will include an island policy to reopen routes to relatively low risk regions of nations as was implemented in Summer 2020.

Answered on

20 May 2021

The Government will take an island approach for border measures where possible.

Changes to the traffic light country system will be reviewed and implemented every three weeks, unless concerning evidence means we need to act faster to protect public health.