Please note that the information below is subject to change (Source: Cayman Islands Government).
The Cayman Islands are in PHASE 3 of a 5-phase Reopening Plan. The Government has announced that as of Wednesday, 15 September, Phase 3 has been PAUSED for the remainder of the year (2021). This announcement comes as a result of seven (7) cases of COVID-19 community spread, three of them children under the age of 12. Prior to these seven cases, the Cayman Islands had no community spread for over a year.
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Vaccinated persons travelling to the Cayman Islands must have a secure verifiable vaccination record. “Secure verification” means that the validity of your vaccination record can be verified through the use of approved technological solutions.
Most securely verifiable vaccination records will contain a QR code. This code needs to be presented on arrival, either electronically on a mobile device or as a physical copy. It is strongly recommended that travellers keep a printed copy on hand for verification on arrival.
The following are securely verifiable vaccination records:
New York State (using the Excelsior Pass Plus platform)
Note: CDC vaccination cards are not securely verifiable.
It is anticipated that this list will expand as other issuers meet the Cayman Islands’ criteria for the secure verification of vaccination records.
The following vaccines have been approved by the Chief Medical Officer:
See an infographic below of the five phases. For more detailed information about all the phases, click here to visit the official Cayman Islands Government website.