Covid-19: Abu Dhabi updates entry rules for truck drivers

Abu Dhabi - Vaccinated drivers will be offered a free PCR test every 7 days.



By Web report

Published: Mon 25 Jan 2021, 6:06 PM

Last updated: Mon 25 Jan 2021, 8:45 PM

Starting February 1, all drivers of trucks and vehicles transporting goods into the Capital must show a negative PCR test result received in the last seven days, according to an advisory issued on Monday.

Vaccinated drivers will be offered a free PCR test every 7 days.

The updated entry rules were announced by Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee in line with precautionary measures taken to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the emirate.

The committee renewed its call to the public to continue to cooperate and adhere to precautionary and preventive measures. "Violators may be liable for legal fines and penalties."


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