Wednesday, 24 March 2021

Questions (1910)

Thomas Pringle

Question:

1910. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Health when mandatory hotel quarantine for passengers arriving to Ireland from high-risk countries will be implemented; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15866/21]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

Mandatory hotel quarantine in designated facilities will come into practical effect at 04:00 on 26 March 2021. From that time, persons arriving into the State from designated states will be required to undergo quarantine in a designated facility.

Persons who are required to undergo quarantine in a designated facility are now able to book using an online portal which went live at 00:00 on Monday 23 March 2021 and official information about the mandatory quarantine programme has been made available on www.gov.ie/quarantine.