Authorities in the UAE announced the travel ban on unvaccinated citizens from January 10.
Unvaccinated Emiratis will be banned from traveling abroad. If the citizen is fully vaccinated, he or she needs to take a booster shot.
#NCEMA and @MoFAICUAE: Ban on Travel on UAE citizens unvaccinated with #Covid19 vaccine, starting Jan 10, 2022, with a requirement to obtain the booster dose for the fully vaccinated. With an exemption for medically exempted from taking the vaccine, humanitarian & treatment cases pic.twitter.com/zUw1FoSLBt— NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) January 1, 2022
Booster shots are offered six months after receiving their second dose of a vaccine.
The exemption covers humanitarian cases and individuals traveling for medical and treatment purposes.