Smartraveller https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/ en webmaster@dfat.gov.au Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011 60 zcms Taiwan https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/asia/taiwan Between 1 December 2020 and 28 February 2021, you&#039;ll need to provide a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result issued within three business days before boarding your flight to Taiwan, regardless of your nationality, visa status, or whether you&#039;re arriving or transiting. Antigen or antibody test results will not be accepted. Taiwan has announced a fifth automatic 30-day visa extension for foreigners arriving on short-term visitor visas on or before 21 March and whose stay has exceeded 180 days. Face masks will be mandatory in most public venues from 1 December. You may be fined if you don&#039;t comply. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller 293949ff-c45b-40bd-8e8e-85a4ec9acec6 Taiwan 5/5 Do not travel Cuba https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/americas/cuba Cuba has reopened its international airports with strict COVID-19 measures. See Travel for details. Strict hygiene regulations are in place at tourist resorts, restaurants and shopping venues. Follow the advice of local authorities. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller 939d67ea-d54a-41ec-a7b1-e590f2d80684 Cuba 5/5 Do not travel Malaysia https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/asia/malaysia You&#039;re not allowed to travel to Malaysia as a tourist. You require permission from the Malaysian Government to enter, even if you hold a valid visa. If you&#039;re permitted to enter, you&#039;ll need a &#039;Letter of Undertaking and Indemnity&#039; approved by your nearest Malaysian diplomatic mission and you&#039;ll undertake mandatory 14 day quarantine at your own cost (see &#039;Travel&#039;). A Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) is in place for the majority of Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Kuching District. Additional entry restrictions are in place for Sabah and Sarawak. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller dfc5f10b-57d2-4740-bc92-9b5a09e032c9 Malaysia 5/5 Do not travel Ethiopia https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/africa/ethiopia Australians in the Tigray Region seeking to depart or requiring emergency consular assistance should contact, if possible, the Australian Embassy in Addis Ababa (see ‘Local contacts’), or call the DFAT Consular Emergency Centre on 1300 555 135 or from within Australia on +61 2 6261 3305.<br /> <br /> We still advise, do not travel (level 4 of 4) to the Regional State of Tigray and surrounding areas due to ongoing military action. A State of Emergency is in place, flights are still suspended, land borders are closed and communications networks are disrupted. If you’re staying in Tigray, shelter in place, monitor the media and follow instructions issued by the authorities. Our global travel advice remains do not travel due to the risk of COVID-19 and travel disruptions.<br /> Fri, 20 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller a2f16642-c4d2-44a7-ae07-95bf57c82165 Ethiopia 5/5 Do not travel Iran https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/middle-east/iran There is widespread community transmission of COVID-19 in Iran. Restrictions on movement in Iran have been tightened. Inter-city travel is banned and there is a curfew from 9pm to 4am. Breach of the curfew will result in a fine. If despite our advice you travel to Iran, you&#039;ll need to provide an English-language health certificate, including a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test result conducted within 96 hours of arrival. If you&#039;re suspected of having the virus, you&#039;ll be quarantined at a government-managed facility at your own expense. Failure to wear a face covering in public could result in a fine. Medical evacuation is not likely to be possible. If you’re in Iran, we continue to recommend you leave while commercial options are available. Airlines are reducing or stopping flights into and out of Iran. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller 0e9f9775-6769-4920-9c3d-937d805efb59 Iran 5/5 Do not travel Ireland https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/europe/ireland The European Union (which includes Ireland) has implemented a traffic light system for COVID-19 travel restrictions. From 29 November, if you&#039;re travelling from a non-green location, you can reduce the 14 day self-isolation period if you get a negative/”not detected” result in a COVID-19 (PCR) test taken a minimum of 5 days after arrival. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller 124d7b3c-1900-4e67-83b7-e0c29b8da227 Ireland 5/5 Do not travel Cyprus https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/europe/cyprus There&#039;s an island-wide curfew in Cyprus. Travel to and from Limassol and Paphos districts is prohibited. Entry requirements vary depending on where you&#039;re travelling from (see &#039;Travel&#039;). There&#039;s random COVID-19 testing of international arrivals at the airports. You may be refused entry if you don’t comply. Public health measures are in place, with limits on numbers of people gathering. Face masks are compulsory outdoors and inside public and commercial spaces. Follow the advice of local authorities and comply. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller 2e7ee242-9d1f-46ff-8795-7c30113a225c Cyprus 5/5 Do not travel Notarial services (legalising documents) in Australia https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/consular-services/notarial-services/documents-in-australia <p>Explore this page for information about how to find out if you need your document legalised and which documents we can legalise in Australia.</p> Mon, 23 Nov 2020 10:05:12 +1100 Smartraveller ec0fde8f-207f-45e3-91ee-bd8977518712 Uganda https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/africa/uganda Violent political protests can occur quickly and there remains an increased likelihood of protests across Uganda, particularly in the run up to elections in January 2021. Entebbe International Airport has reopened for commercial passenger flights. To enter Uganda you must present evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test. It must be taken in the country of departure and within 72 hours of arrival. A nationwide daily curfew from 9.00pm to 6.00am is in place. It&#039;s compulsory to wear an approved face mask in public for everyone aged six and over. If you show symptoms of COVID-19, expect local authorities to quarantine you. Monitor the media for information on latest developments. Fri, 20 Nov 2020 23:00:00 +1100 Smartraveller c8c68cdf-c007-4b63-9768-81e809584fda Uganda 5/5 Do not travel Calls to registered Australians https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/news-and-updates/calls-registered-australians <p>If you’re registered with us, expect to receive an SMS followed by a call from the government in coming days.</p> Fri, 20 Nov 2020 17:28:07 +1100 Smartraveller 98c1c029-cd79-4f5f-98d7-0819d756ea4c