Health Public Advisory – Yellow Fever

People travelling from Trinidad and Tobago are advised to carry their International Immunization Card with proof of their updated Yellow Fever vaccination when travelling.

For American citizens residing in Trinidad and Tobago, the International Immunization Card may be obtained at the following County Medical Offices with proof of immunization:

St. George East

John Shaw Avenue

Arima

667-6688/667-4142

 

St. George Central

21 Third Street

Barataria

675-1983

 

St. George West

3-5 Jerningham Place

Jerningham Avenue

Belmont

625-4151/623-0724

 

Caroni

Southern Main Road

Couva

636-5066

 

St. Andrew/St. David

Cor. Blake Avenue & Eastern Main Road

Damarie Hill

Guaico

668-5987/668-2055

 

St. Patrick

Siparia Administrative Complex

Siparia

649-1227

 

Nariva/Mayaro

Narine Ramrattan Building

Naparima Mayaro Road

Rio Claro

222-5005 ext. 3003

Tobago

Robinson Street

Scarborough

639-3751/600-7000 ext. 4280

 

Victoria

60 Pointe-a-Pierre Road

San Fernando

652-2016 ext. 3

 

For more information on the countries requiring proof of the Yellow Fever vaccine and for Trinidad and Tobago’s Yellow Fever Vaccination Schedule, please visit the Ministry of Health’s website at:

http://www.health.gov.tt/news/newsitem.aspx?id=661

The American Citizens Services Unit recommends that you to register for the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program athttps://step.state.gov/step/.  Once registered, as a U.S. citizen residing outside of the United States, you can:

  • Receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans.
  • Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency, whether natural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency.
  • Help family and friends get in touch with you in an emergency.

Regularly monitor the State Department’s Web site, where you will find the most current Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and the Worldwide Caution.  Read the Country Specific Information for Trinidad and Tobago.  For additional information, refer to “A Safe Trip Abroad” on the State Department’s Web site.

Contact the U.S. embassy or consulate for up-to-date information on travel restrictions.  You can also call 1 888 407 4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1 202 501 4444 from other countries.  These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook, and download our free Smart Traveler iPhone App to have travel information at your fingertips.

The U.S. Embassy in Port of Spain is located at 15 Queen’s Park West, Port of Spain.  Routine services are by appointment only.  To schedule your appointment, please visit trinidad.usembassy.gov, email acspos@state.govor call 868 622 6371.  U.S. citizens in Trinidad and Tobago who need emergency services should call theEmbassy at 868 622 6371 for assistance.

Respectfully,

American Citizen Services
U.S. Embassy
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago