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Alert: Change in COVID-Related Entry Requirements for Senegal
April 1, 2022

The COVID-19 related entry requirements to Senegal have changed. Effective immediately, all travelers to Senegal must present:

  • a COVID-19 vaccination certificate that includes a QR code showing that they were fully vaccinated with AstraZeneca (SK Bioscience or Vaxzevria), Covishield, Janssen J&J, Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, Sinovac, or Sinopharm at least 14 days before departure; or
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR or RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must be in English or French.

This does not apply to passengers younger than two years.

Please see all COVID-related restrictions and requirements on our website here: https://sn.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/  and follow the Senegal Ministry of Health updates here: https://www.sante.gouv.sn/


U.S. Embassy Dakar, Senegal
Route Des Almadies
Dakar, Senegal
+(221) 33-879-4000

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Senegal Country Information 

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