International travel measures during the coronavirus pandemic is underpinned by law.
Legislation differs depending on which part of the UK you are in.
The Health Protection (Coronavirus) (International Travel and Operator Liability) (Scotland) Regulations 2021 set out the legal obligations and restrictions in Scotland.
These regulations were laid in the Scottish Parliament and came into force on 20 September 2021. They revoke and replace 3 sets of regulations:
- Health Protection (Coronavirus) (International Travel) (Scotland) Regulations 2020
- Health Protection (Coronavirus, Public Health Information for Passengers Travelling to Scotland) Regulations 2020
- The Health Protection (Coronavirus) (International Travel) (Managed Accommodation and Testing) (Scotland) Regulations 2021
We publish impact assessments to support our regulations at www.legislation.gov.uk.
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House