Date Updated

04/07/2021



  • • Passenger Locator Form, completed in the 48 hours before entry, for all travelers entering by air; transiting travelers are exempt

    • Negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test, conducted no more than 72 hours before boarding, for all travelers; test results must be issued in or translated to English, French, German, Italian, Luxembourgish, Portuguese, or Spanish; the following travelers are exempt:
    - Children under 6
    - People on duty employed in the transport sector
    - Passengers in transit at the airport
    - Travelers making a round trip by air for less than 72 hours, from Luxembourg to an EU/Schengen Area country, provided they have not left those areas
    - Asymptomatic, recovered travelers carrying a medical certificate confirming recovery in the three months before entry, who completed quarantine in their country of residence

    • Temperature checks are performed upon arrival


  • • Application filing and processing for both initial and renewal work and residence authorization applications has resumed; some delays on the standard processing time might be expected due to the civil servants' working arrangements

    • Foreign nationals with expired statuses abroad should apply for a new residence/work authorization

    • In-person visits to the Immigration Directorate to carry out the biometrics and collect the residence permits are allowed only by appointment Travel Restrictions

    • Until 30 June (inclusive), entry is restricted to the following categories:
    - Travelers from EU countries;
    - Luxembourg nationals and residents, and their family members, including for short-term stay (partners and short-term travelers require approval from the Passport, Visa, and Legalization Office);
    - EU/Schengen Area nationals and residents and their family members (short-term travelers require approval from the Passport, Visa and Legalization Office);
    - UK nationals with proof of residence in an EU country before 31 December 2020;
    - Nationals of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican City and their family members;
    - Residents of Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand (Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Mainland China residents are permitted entry subject to reciprocity);
    - Highly skilled foreign nationals whose employment is economically necessary and cannot be postponed or performed from abroad, carrying a specific certificate issued by the Passport, Visa and Legalization Office
    - Those holding a D-visa issued by a Schengen country;
    - Those holding temporary residence permits for employment or family reunification, with a corresponding D visa if required;
    - Cross-border, transport and essential workers (e.g., healthcare professionals);
    - Students carrying a certificate from the Passport, Visa and Legalization Office;
    - Those in transit; and
    - Those in a situation of absolute necessity

    • Land border checks are possible - check the site below for updated information https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/borders-and-visas/schengen/reintroduction-border-control_en


  • • Yes


  • • Yes


  • • Schools are reopened


  • • Schools, cinemas, restaurants, airports, etc. are reopened (some as from 29 May)

    • Population, as well as workers (even if not residing in Luxembourg), will be all tested in order to have a general map of the COVID-19 situation, and in order to isolate positive case, as well as people in contact with these positive cases for the last week, if possible


  • • Public transport is now working as usual, but face masks are mandatory; otherwise, access to transport will be denied
  • Household Goods

    Survey (Video/In-person)
    • Yes, both / video recommended


    Packing/Delivery Services (After Customs Clearance) Available?
    • Yes

    Freight Availability/Cost
    • Air: Limited Services
    • Sea: Normal Services

    Road Availability
    • Yes with some limitations

    Can packing/delivery take place without customer, or nominated representative?
    • No, customer must sign waiver if nominating a representative

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