31.12.21: Casinos, cinema halls, auditoriums, community halls, river cruises, waterparks, entertainment parks shall not operate beyond 50% capacity of seating. Additional places for public recreation including the aforementioned and spas, massage parlours, restaurants, pubs and bars to adhere to all Covid safety protocols including use of sanitisers, masks, thermal screening. Schools may operate subject to separate SOPs to be issued by DoE |


31.12.21: Domestic passengers need to either be double vaccinated or have a negative RTPCR test no older than 72 hours. All international passengers will be tested before being allowed entry in Goa. Please check latest state and airline protocols before planning any trips as these are evolving. |


04.01.22: Covaxin vaccinations for children ages 15-18 are being rolled out across PHCs and UHCs in Goa since 3rd January 2022. Consent by parents/ guardians and Aadhar or any valid photo ID are a must. Parents may accompany their child. Children who are covid positive and yet to complete 90 days of recovery are not eligible. Barring any allergic reactions to previous vaccines, all children including those with comorbidities are encouraged to get vaccinated. Mild side effects which are easily manageable at home may occur. Registration on COWIN portal for vaccination for children is also open |


04.01.22: Booster doses for health care workers, frontline workers and the 60+ population with comorbidities will begin at health centres from 10th January 2022.The booster doses will be administered to those who have completed nine months or 39 weeks from the 2nd dose. |


07.01.22: For international passengers, carry negative RTPCR + test negative at the airport upon arrival and from 11th January, mandatory 7 day home quarantine for all |