Skip to main content

Travel: Malta

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 33225, tabled on 14 July 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions his Department is having with its counterpart in Malta in respect of British tourists' entry to Malta whose covid-19 vaccine was manufactured at Serum Institute in India.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

22 July 2021

Following discussions with the Government of Malta, they are now accepting all travellers vaccinated with vaccine batch releases approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency. This includes accepting all those who have received the AstraZeneca vaccine manufactured in the Serum Institute of India under the United Kingdom’s vaccination programme.

Named day
Named day questions only occur in the House of Commons. The MP tabling the question specifies the date on which they should receive an answer. MPs may not table more than five named day questions on a single day.