Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the ban on the entry of third-country nationals into the territory of Luxembourg is valid until 31 December 2020.
Furthermore, the following persons are currently authorised to enter the territory of Luxembourg:
For traveller categories 8, 11 and 12, an express request for the issue of a specific certificate must be sent to the Passport, Visa and Legalisation Office (BPVL) by email (email@example.com).
For further information on this subject, third-country nationals may contact:
In addition, since 1 July 2020, third-country nationals who are resident in one of the following countries are also authorised to enter the territory of Luxembourg:
Travellers from the countries listed above will need official documents proving their residence in one of these countries (residence permit, residence certificate, work permit, etc.). These documents must be accompanied by a translation into one of the administrative languages of Luxembourg or into English.
Furthermore, from 21 August 2020, third-country nationals aged 11 or over who wish to travel by air to Luxembourg from a third country not included in the above list, even if they have a temporary residence permit or a residence permit, must present the negative result of a biological test for Covid-19 before boarding. This does not apply to members of the flight crew and to passengers on a stopover waiting for a connecting flight and who are not leaving the transit area. The test must have been carried out less than 72 hours before the flight.
Citizens of the European Union (EU), the United Kingdom and the Schengen countries, as well as their family members, can enter freely into the territory of the European Union.
Applications for the cost-of-living allowance for the current year must be submitted to the National Solidarity Fund (Fonds national de solidarité – FNS) by 30 September 2020 at the latest.
The REACH&CLP Helpdesk Luxembourg in collaboration with the Betriber&Emwelt platform is organising an online conference on how to get ready for the notification of information in the SCIP database.
It is now possible to make appointments online at the various customs offices of the Customs and Excise Agency (ADA) using MyGuichet.lu.