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COVID-19: Repatriation Requirements

Bahamian nationals

Bahamian nationals who wish to register for repatriation please follow the instructions in the link below:

https://mofa.gov.bs/prime-minister-minnis-flights-to-return-bahamians-and-residents-home-to-resume-this-week/

https://mofa.gov.bs/covid-19-repatriation/

Please send the following information to [email protected]:

  • Full name
  • Passport number
  • Issue Date
  • Expiry Date
  • Address in Canada
  • Phone/Email Contact
  • Address in The Bahamas
  • Name of University (If applicable)
  • COVID-19 Test Date and Results

COVID-19 Emergency Funds’ Requirements

Bahamian nationals who are in distress in Canada due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and who wish to apply for emergency funds please send the following information to [email protected]:

Bahamians students

  • Formal letter of request
  • Copy of passport
  • Letter of enrollment
  • Letter from University stating when the dorms will close
  • Copy of study permit
  • Copy of rental lease agreement (if applicable)
  • Copy of return ticket
  • Medical prescription (if applicable)

Bahamians Tourists

  • Formal letter of request
  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of return ticket
  • Cancelled Hotel bill

 

Ministry of Health Registration Form and Consent Form

For all travelers to and within The Bahamas the Ministry of Health requires that these forms be completed prior to travel and sent to [email protected]  Additionally, please be reminded that COVID 19 Test results and address information in The Bahamas should be sent in advance to the same email address.

PRESS RELEASE: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Nassau, The Bahamas 19 May 2020

Repatriation Flights Of 21 and 23 May 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to refer to its press release of 18 May 2020.

For those who are booked on the upcoming repatriation flights, the Ministry wishes to emphasise the following:

Please send as a matter of urgency your COVID 19 negative test result to the Ministry of Health at [email protected] and to Bahamasair at [email protected]

Should you wish to quarantine at home, it is imperative that you also send to the Ministry of Health at the aforementioned email address, your contact and address details in The Bahamas.  This will permit the Ministry of Health to visit your home and determine in advance if you can self quarantine.

If the visit cannot be done in advance,  you will be placed in a government quarantine facility.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will continue to keep the general public informed of developments in this matter.

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Important Information for Bahamian Nationals and Residents on the Repatriation flights of 21 and 23 May

  • Should you wish to quarantine at home, it is imperative that you also send to the Ministry of Health at the aforementioned email address, your contact and address details in The Bahamas so that Health can  visit your home and determine in advance if you can self quarantine.
  • If the visit cannot be done in advance, you will be placed in a government quarantine facility.