Wednesday, 24 November 2021

Questions (219)

Carol Nolan

Question:

219. Deputy Carol Nolan asked the Minister for Health the number of COVID-19 Recovery Certificate requests that have been made from the time the application process for same began; the number that have been issued and rejected; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [57891/21]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The EU Digital COVID Certificate is a document which is issued to help facilitate enable the safe and free international movement of people across the EU during the COVID-19 pandemic through the issuing and verification of vaccination, recovery and test certificates as part of an interoperable trust framework.

To date 104,236 recovery certificates have issued in Ireland. The number of rejected applications is not available.