UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION FROM BRITISH AND SPANISH GOVERNMENTS
The Spanish government requires all arrivals to Spain direct from the UK to present on entry either;
- documentation certifying that you have taken a Covid-19 nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT - eg, PCR, TMA, LAMP or NEAR) within 72 hours prior to arrival in Spain and tested negative; or
- proof of being fully vaccinated at least 14 days prior to arrival in Spain
and a completed SpTH passenger locator form with QR code (see link below)
Children under the age of 12 are excluded from these requirements, but still have to complete the SpTH passenger locator form.
Spain is currently on the 'Amber' list.
Fully vaccinated people returning to England from an amber list country will no longer need to self-isolate.
The rules for travellers returning to England from Spain are:
- provide a negative pre-departure Covid-19 test taken within 72 hours to show at the UK border
- proof of a booked PCR test to be take on or before day 2 after arriving home
and a completed UK passenger locator form (see link below)
You will have to pay for all PCR test.
Children aged 10 and under will not have to take the pre-departure test but will have to take a day 2 PCR test after arriving home. Those aged 4 and under will not need to take a day 2 test. All family members must complete the UK passenger location form, children can be included on a parents form.
SpTH Form and QR Code
Each traveller (including children) is required to complete the Spanish Government's SpTH Form and obtain a QR code. The App can be downloaded onto a mobile phone via the website at www.spth.gob.es or the form can be completed at the website and a hard copy printed. You cannot complete the form until 48 hours prior to your travel time. Similarly, prior to your UK return journey you are required to complete the UK Form at www.gov.uk.
The Las Brisas address: Calle La Gomera 1, 35580 Playa Blanca, Canarias.
The Las Brisas complex has also introduced Covid-19 protocols that should be adhered to at all times, further information will be provided at check-in. Please call reception (+34) 928 517130 for the most up-to-date entry requirements to the complex.
At reception registration you will need to provide a copy your vaccination certificate or negative PCR test.
This villa, as part of the Las Brisas complex, is regulated tourist accommodation and has a Tourist Licence No E-35-3-0000169. At first signs of symptoms of Covid-19, self-isolate in the villa and inform reception immediately by telephone. The staff will be available to deal with any concerns and to provide necessary information.
Revised Reception Opening Times
Mon - Fri: 09.00 - 17.00
Sat - Sun: 10.00 - 14.00
Emergencies: +34 686 480265
Having recently returned from Lanzarote we found it easier/quicker at both airports if you have printed copies of these documents to hand, all of which were checked before boarding the airplane.
The Antigen test required to be taken in resort prior to your return to England can be obtained at the International Clinic at the Centro Comercial Papagayo or at Klinik Cenmed near the Church in the town centre. Cost is in the order of €25 each and you will need to have your passport with you.
For your PCR Day 2 test we used Randox Health https:/store.randox.com/product/covid-19-day-2-test/ The cost is £48 (including delivery) and if you use coupon code TUI2021 you get a £5 discount. You will need the test order reference number to complete your UK passenger locator form.
This information is provided for your assistance and doesn't relieve you of your responsibility to be aware of Government regulations.