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The information on this page was updated on June 30, 2020 at 10:45 a.m. T&T time

 

Additional Planned Flights from POS to Puerto Rico and Florida on June 10 & 11. (7 June, 2020)

Additional Planned Flight from Port of Spain to San Juan, Puerto Rico and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (U.S.A.) (30 May, 2020)

Planned Flight from Port of Spain to San Juan, Puerto Rico and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (U.S.A.) (28 May, 2020)

Embassy Remains Closed; Guidance on Consular Issues (20 May, 2020)

Government of Trinidad and Tobago Citizenship and Residency Information Update (15 May, 2020)

U.S. Citizens Advised to Rely on Authoritative Sources of Information (14 May, 2020)

Details of Phased Re-Opening in Trinidad and Tobago (12 May, 2020)

Resource Guide for U.S. Citizens (7 May, 2020)

CDC adds COVID-19 Potential Symptoms (29 April, 2020)

Stay at Home Order Extended until May 15 (27 April, 2020)

Health Alert – Information on IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments (24 April, 2020)

Stay at Home Order Still in Effect – Grocery Stores, Pharmacies Remain Open; Restaurants Remain Closed (22 April, 2020)

Seats Available on Flight to Toronto, Canada (13 April, 2020)

Health Alert – Virtual Town Hall Video (9 April, 2020)

U.S. Citizens are advised to remain in T&T until regular commercial flights resume (9 April, 2020)

Virtual Town Hall on Wednesday April 8, 2020 (7 April, 2020)

Stay Home Order Extended until April 30 – Revised Hours for Stores; Restaurants Close (6 April, 2020)

Message for U.S. Citizens: Stay Home Order Remains in Effect (3 April, 2020)

Message for U.S. Citizens: Prepare to remain in Trinidad and Tobago until regular commercial flights resume (2 April, 2020)

Message for U.S. Citizens: Last chance to Book April 1, 2020 Charter Flight to Miami (31 March, 2020)

Seats still available on Charter Flight to U.S. (Miami) on Wednesday April 1 (30 March, 2020)

Information on Government of Trinidad and Tobago Stay at Home Order/Public Health Ordinance (29 March, 2020)

Information on U.S. Flight on Wednesday April 1, 2020 (29 March, 2020)

Special Flight Leaving Trinidad to the United States on Wednesday April 1, 2020 (28 March, 2020)

Assistance Request Form and Information on Extensions of Stay for Foreign Nationals (28 March, 2020)

Travel and Repatriation Assistance Request Online Form and Email address (26 March, 2020)

COVID-19: Travel and Repatriation Assistance Requests (25 March, 2020)

COVID-19: Closure of Trinidad and Tobago Borders midnight March 22, 2020 (21 March, 2020)

COVID-19: Airlines Reducing or Suspending Service from Trinidad and Tobago (19 March, 2020)

COVID-19: Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel (18 March, 2020)

COVID-19: Cancellation of routine U.S. citizen services and visa interviews starting March 17, 2020 (17 March, 2020)

COVID-19 Information (26 February, 2020)

Country-Specific Information: 
  • There are eight deaths and 130 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Effective midnight March 22, 2020 Trinidad and Tobago closed its borders. This measure was revised on May 09 and remains in effect until further notice.
  • Effective June 22 per GOTT, Phase Five of the re-opening of the country begins. Please check the Office of the Prime Minister for the latest information.
  • Effective April 6, per GOTT, all schools, places of learning were closed. The measure was revised on May 29 and schools and places of learning will re-open on September, 01.
Entry and Exit Requirements:
  • All borders are closed until further notice to both nationals and non-nationals. Exemption requests must be made to the Ministry of National Security.
  • International and regional cargo vessels and flights will continue to be allowed in T&T. Protocols have been put in place to ensure no crew member is allowed to disembark.
Quarantine Information: 
  •  Please check the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago’s Ministry of Health
Local Resources: 
Other Links:
Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Port of Spain
15 Queen’s Park West
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Telephone + (868) 622-6371
Emergency + (868) 622-6371, then press 1.
Fax + (868) 822-5955
Email: acspos@state.gov
Website: tt.usembassy.gov