14. April
People aged 70 or older are now eligible for vaccination
Residents of the Faroe Islands who are aged 70 or older can now make an appointment for vaccination. Last week 4.000 rations arrived from Pfizer/BioN…
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09. April
Government makes changes in Covid-19 restrictions
Up to 500 people may now gather in organized groups. This is one of the changes to the Covid-19 recommendations, presented by the Faroese Government t…
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05. March
Government eases Covid-19 restrictions
Up to 200 people may now gather in organized groups. This is one of the changes to the Covid-19 recommendations, presented by the Prime Minister a mom…
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26. February
Covid-free - for now
The Faroe Islands are free of Covid-19 infection for the first time since July 2020. For the moment, the Faroe Islands are one of a few countries in…
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11. January
Regarding persons travelling to the Faroe Islands by air
As a consequence of the pandemic and the current infection rates internationally, the Danish government has decided to place the entire world on the t…
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07. January
New recommendations in effect from 7 January 2021
Prime Minister Bárður á Steig Nielsen has today annonced new recommendations on COVID-19. See the recommendationes. her.
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02. January
Test center opening hours
These are the test centre opening hours. Opening hours may be adjusted and if so it will be updated here.   Á Eystaru bryggju in Tórshavn (Eystara b…
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14. December
The Government with new measures for Christmas
At a press conference today, the Prime Minister, Bárður á Steig Nielsen, launched new Corona measures for Christmas.   Visitors from abroad at Christ…
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03. December
Mandatory border testing continues until 31 March
(KVF:FO)
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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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