GULF INSIDE (Abu Dhabi) Abu Dhabi Crisis, Emergency and Disasters Committee has announced updated rules and regulations to enter Abu Dhabi .
Residents and visitors who will enter Abu Dhabi starting on Sunday (November 8) and may stay for four or more consecutive days, must take a coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test on the 4th day of entry.
Should they stay for eight or more consecutive days, another PCR test must be done on the 8th day. “Day 1 is counted from the day of entry to Abu Dhabi ,” consistent with health authorities.
What is the change
Entry to Abu Dhabi must be within 48 hours of receiving a negative PCR or DPI test result. the present PCR test on Day 6 won’t be required for entries from November 8.
How it’s done?
Authorities explained: “If entering Abu Dhabi on Sunday (day 1) and staying for 4 of more days, a PCR test is mandatory on Wednesday. If staying for 8 or more consecutive days, a PCR is mandatory on Wednesday also as another test the subsequent Sunday (day 8)”.