Wednesday, 2 June 2021
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport
88. To ask the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his views on correspondence (details supplied) in relation to international travel and tourism; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30008/21]
Government has outlined its plan for the resumption of non-essential air travel from 19 July. This plan broadly aligns with our European partners, and details the requirements for travellers arriving from the EU and travellers arriving from third countries.
The use of antigen testing in relation to international travel is a matter for Minister for Health, in the first instance. Government decisions relating to Covid-19 testing are based on public health advice.