10. November
New recommendations in effect from 13 November and for the rest of the year
Travel ·         The Government advises against all non-essential overseas travel. ·         Everyone travelling to the Faroe Islands is advised to…
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09. November
The Government tightens border controls and travel advice
The Government is now taking steps to tighten border controls and is advising further travel restrictions. At a press conference this morning, the Pri…
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23. October
Special guidelines for travellers
People travelling to the Faroes from a country with more than 50 positive tests per 100,000 inhabitants are required to undergo follow-up tests six da…
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23. October
Reduced period for quarantine and self-isolation
The length of time you are expected to be in quarantine or to self-isolate in connection with COVID-19 will now be reduced from 14 to 10 days. This is…
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20. October
Test center opening hours
These are the test centre opening hours. Opening hours may be adjusted and if so it will be updated here. Klaksvík, á Faktorvegi: Monday, Wednesday…
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07. October
COVID testing in Tórshavn moves to the harbour
Tórshavn residents will now be required to pre-register for testing
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29. September
Test center opening hours
These are the test center opening hours. Opening hours may be adjusted and if so it will be updated here. Klaksvík, á Faktorvegi: Monday, Wednesday…
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24. September
No changes to Covid guidelines
KVF.FO: The epidemic commission met yesterday to discuss the Covid-19 situation
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22. September
Covid expert: we must put our social lives on hold
KVF.FO: Tórshavn residents are urged to be extra careful until more is known about the city’s Covid situation
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22. September
Eleven new Covid cases
KVF.FO: The number of active Covid-19 cases now stands at 34
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15. September
Five new Covid-19 cases
KVF.FO: There are now 16 active Covid cases in the country
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14. September
Tighter test requirements for hospital visitors
KVF.FO: Hospitals have implemented new restrictions for visitors who have recently arrived from abroad
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