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Will the border control still take place for small vessels at the harbour?

The border control shall not be carried out in respect of persons on pleasure boats entering the port of a Member State or leaving the port of a Member State and may enter a port that is not a border point. However, according to the assessment of the risks of illegal immigration, inspection and/or physical examination of pleasure boats can be carried out. In particular, if the coastline of third countries is located in the immediate vicinity of the territory of a Member State.

When entering Estonia, it is important to observe the requirements regarding entry into the country and in which case self-isolation is compulsory. The relevant information is available on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: and Police and Border Guard Board home page: Information regarding self-isolation obligation when arriving at another country is available on the web sites of these states and embassies.



Last updated: 24 March 2021