Dominica’s Health Minister Dr. Irving McIntyre said on Wednesday the cabinet took a decision to make minor adjustments to our covid-19 protocols for children traveling in Dominica.

“These changes are expected to provide a safer environment and strengthen the country’s defense against the covid-19 pandemic.”

As of Friday 23rd July, the recommended changes for children traveling into Dominica   are as follows:

Health screening questionnaire shall be submitted for all travelers aged 2 years and above;

Pre-travel arrival PCR test results shall be uploaded for all travelers aged 2 years and above;

He further stated, “That as of Friday a PCR test will be needed for children two years and over.”