U.S. donates 5,000 HIV/AIDS Self Test Kits to the Ministry of Health

In response to the restrictions in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, PEPFAR recommends that where feasible and effective, programs should consider distributing HIV self-testing kits to index clients so that partners can screen themselves prior to coming to the facility.
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Flight from Port of Spain to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) on November 10, 2020

The U.S. Embassy Port of Spain has been advised of a flight with commercial carrier JetBlue from Port of Spain to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) on Tuesday, November 10th, for the purpose of repatriating U.S. citizens.
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Travel Advisory Update: Trinidad and Tobago

Date: August 07, 2020 Location: Port of Spain Reconsider travel to Trinidad and Tobago due to restricted travel options put in place to prevent COVID-19.  Exercise increased caution in Trinidad and Tobago due to crime, terrorism, and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19  page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and ...
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Ambassador Mondello’s Statement on World Refugee Day 2020

The United States remains committed to boosting local efforts to assist displaced Venezuelans and refugees, and the gracious Trinbagonian communities that host them. In fact, we have spent seven million U.S. dollars over the last three fiscal years to help efforts right here in Trinidad and Tobago.
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Remarks by PDAS Chung at Trinidad & Tobago American Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting

The purpose of our sanctions is to identify those entities that are providing material support to the illegitimate Maduro regime.  It is critical that the Trinbagonian business community track and comply with U.S. sanctions to the full extent possible. 
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CDC adds COVID-19 Potential Symptoms

April 29, 2020 Location: Trinidad and Tobago ​Event: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has expanded its list of COVID-19 symptoms (fever, cough, and shortness of breath) to include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell.  Note this list is not all inclusive,  CDC guidance is to consult your medical ...
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Stay at Home Order Extended until May 15

April 27, 2020 Location: Trinidad and Tobago ​Event: The U.S. Embassy Port of Spain advises U.S. citizens that the Government of Trinidad and Tobago’s Stay at Home order has been extended from April 30 to May 15. The borders will also remain closed until at least May 15. These measures have been implemented to limit the spread of COVID-19 and ...
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Seats Available on Flight to Toronto, Canada

The U.S. Embassy Port of Spain has confirmed availability of seats on a West Jet commercial flight from Port of Spain to Toronto, Canada on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. ‪ To book a ticket on this flight U.S. citizens are advised to contact the airline directly at: https://bit.ly/2xg9Eco. 
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U.S. Citizens are advised to remain in T&T until regular commercial flights resume

U.S. citizens are advised to prepare to remain in Trinidad and Tobago until regular commercial flights are once again available. For daily updates on the situation in Trinidad and Tobago and our emergency services efforts please refer to the Embassy webpage on COVID-19.
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: 12/02/20    Country-Specific Information:  There are 121 deaths and 6,704 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. The Government of Trinidad and Tobago announced on ...
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