New Caledonia Tourism announces amendments to travel restrictions

20 May, 2022

New Caledonia Tourism, via its official website, announced (18-May-2022) the following amendments to New Caledonia's travel restrictions:

  • PCR test to be taken 72 hours prior to departure, or a rapid antigen test 48 hours from departure, for unvaccinated travellers;
  • A rapid antigen test is mandatory for all travellers and 12 and above, two days after arrival in New Caledonia;
  • Vaccinated travellers are no longer required to undergo a pre-departure coronavirus test;
  • Unvaccinated travellers are no longer required a compelling reason to travel;
  • Seven day isolation is removed for all travellers from New Zealand;
  • International boats, except cruise ships, are permitted entry into New Caledonia.