GREEN STATUS

With regards to the introduction of the green passport concept, the Government of Georgia launched a new application “CovidPass Georgia” which can be used by international travelers, as well as citizens of Georgia. “CovidPass Georgia” will serve as an entrance guarantee to visit various facilities in Georgia.

Green Status/Passport

Starting from December 1st, entering certain facilities in Georgia is only possible with a green passport. Green Status admission applies to the following: outdoor and indoor spaces of catering facilities such as restaurants, cafes, bars as well as movie theaters, opera houses, theaters, museums, concert halls, casinos and gambling halls, spa, and fitness centers, hotels, and ski lifts.

The requirement to present a Green Passport at the entrance will apply to individuals aged 18 and above.


Who can get green status/passport?

Individuals will receive a green status/passport if they are:

  • Fully vaccinated
  • Have conducted a PCR test within the 72 hours (or)
  • Have conducted an antigen test within the 24 hours (or)
  • Recovered from COVID-19


When will a person receive a “Green Status”?

  • After the second dose of vaccination (or)
  • After receiving a negative PCR or Antigen test results (officially uploaded by the clinic/laboratory to the portal) (or)
  • In 14 days after receiving a positive test for COVID-19


What is a GREEN PASSPORT?

  • “CovidPas Georgia” – QR code received after registering in the application (or)
  • “covidpass.moh.gov.ge” - QR code received after registering at the website (or)
  • Digital or printed document with QR code which you received at the vaccination centers, clinics, and Public Service Halls of Georgia (or)
  • Digital or printed official document with QR code authorized by the governments of the EU member state and other countries which are integrated into the system of "EU Digital COVID Certificate"
  • Printed document or digital QR code of complete vaccination or valid negative PCR test issued by the official authorities of other countries (presented at the border)


Application “CovidPass Georgia”

With regards to the introduction of the green passport concept, the Government of Georgia launched an application CovidPass Georgia (App Store, Google Play), which can be used both by the citizens of Georgia as well as foreign visitors. CovidPass Georgia will serve as a green passport allowing visitors to enter various facilities.

 


EU Digital COVID certificate system

Georgian as well as foreign citizens are able to use printed documents or digital QR-code of complete vaccination or valid negative PCR test issued by the official authorities of other countries (presented at the border). After crossing the border, the person will be able to enter the relevant spaces and attend events.

As of today, 51 countries are connected to the EU Digital COVID Certificate system.

EU member states and 28 non-EU countries (and territories) joined the EU Digital COVID Certificate system.

List of countries:

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Armenia
  • Cabo Verde
  • El Salvador
  • Faroe Islands
  • Georgia
  • Israel
  • Iceland
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lebanon
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Morocco
  • New Zealand
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Switzerland
  • Togo
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
  • United Arab Emirates
  • The Vatican


Countries without EU Digital COVID certificate

  • Citizens of Georgia or citizens of foreign countries who had a non-EU vaccination certificate and/or negative test results should download the “CovidPass” app or register at the website gov.ge after crossing the Georgian border (OR)
  • Foreign citizens are able to use printed documents or digital QR-code of complete vaccination or valid negative PCR test issued by the official authorities of other countries (presented at the border).


Useful Information

  • 144 (3)- Georgian Government’s hotline
  • 1505 - Hotline of the Ministry of Health
  • 1522 -Vaccination portal hotline
  • 0800800909 - Hotline for tourists
  • App support - appsupport@ita.gov.ge


Useful links

LIST OF LABORATORIES THAT PROVIDE PCR TESTING

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