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Tested Positive for COVID 19

Irish Requirements

The Irish Authorities currently require that anyone who tests positive for COVID 19 to self-isolate for a minimum of 7 days. The Irish guidelines on what to do after a positive test result and self-isolation requirements

May 20, 2022

Self Isolating

Ireland no longer provides official accommodations for people to self-isolate.  If you currently have accommodations, it is suggested that you extend your stay with your current accommodations.  If you must to book new accommodations, please be mindful of contactless booking, use face masks, sanitize, and socially distance.   

If you are isolating and need a prescription renewed or a doctors consultation while you are here, you can contact a doctor online here for a virtual consultation suitable to your needs and request assistance https://www.myclinic.ie/.  

If you are self-isolating and need food delivered, some of the common apps/companies used in the Dublin area are as follows.  Takeout: Deliveroo, Justeat.ie, Ubereats, and Easydish. Groceries: SuperValu, Aldi (through Deliveroo), Buyme, Dunnes, and TESCO.  

Requirement to travel to the U.S.

As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on June 12, 2022, the CDC will no longer order air passengers to show a negative COVID-19 test result, or show documentation of recovery from COVID-19, prior to boarding a flight to the United States.  Of note, CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.


Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions