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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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COVID-19 updates


2:00pm - 7 May

Testing and isolation arrangements for private boat owners arriving in the Bailiwick from 14 May 2021

With effect from 14 May 2021 travellers arriving in the Bailiwick from a category 2 country or region will be able to take a test on arrival and, subject to a negative result, will be in passive follow up until day 14 with an additional COVID-19 test on day 7.

Read the media release.


1:30pm - 7 May

COVID-19 vaccines for individuals aged 30 to 39 years

The Bailiwick COVID-19 Vaccination Programme team is aware of the guidance published today by the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI). The JCVI has stated that their preference is that individuals aged between 30 and 39 should be offered the Pfizer BioNTech or Moderna vaccine but the AstraZeneca vaccine can continue to be used for this age group.

Read the media release.


COVID-19 testing and cases

Bailiwick of Guernsey

Samples tested
98226
Positive results
822
Negative results
97328
Awaiting results*
76
No. of deaths**
14
No. of presumptive deaths***
3
Number recovered
808
Known active cases
0

Friday 7 May - We continue to have no (known) active cases of COVID-19 in the Bailiwick. One person is currently in hospital as a result of COVID-19, but they are no longer infected.

* Awaiting results indicates people who have been swabbed and are awaiting a result as well as people with operations and approved for compassionate travel who are booked several days in advance.

** 3 of the 14 deaths occurred in hospital, excludes one death that was not COVID-19 related.

*** Presumptive deaths have been reduced by one as retrospective review of one of the presumptive deaths concluded that the death was not COVID-19 related.

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