Third Global Travel Taskforce checkpoint, announced 17 September 2021.
Please see below link to press release from the DfT and summary points.
- New clearer travel system: red list and rest of world
- Simpler, cheaper rules for fully vaccinated travellers from non-red list countries – fully vaccinated passengers will be able to replace day 2 PCR tests with cheaper lateral flow tests – from the end of October – and no longer need to take pre-departure tests (PDTs)
- 8 destinations removed from red list including Turkey and Pakistan
- Government recognises full vaccinations from a further 17 countries and territories including Japan and Singapore
Full Details: New system for international travel