We understand this is a testing time for all travellers but to ensure safety please continue to keep up to date.
PRIME MINISTER HENRY PUNA DECLARES THE COOK ISLANDS A COVID-19 FREE ZONE
Prime Minister Henry Puna has declared the Cook Islands "a COVID-19 free zone", however the county remains in Code Yellow for the time being. Even though the virus has not presented itself, all have been asked to continue to maintain good hygiene and practice physical and social distancing to prevent transmission. For more information visit covid19.gov.ck
BORDERS OPENING TO COOK ISLANDERS AND PERMIT HOLDERS
From 19 June 2020 the Cook Islands border will be reopen to Cook Islanders and Permit Holders provided that the person travelling has not been outside of New Zealand/Cook Islands in the 30 days prior to travel.
Exemptions to the 30 day period can be sought from the Ministry of Immigration and Foreign Affairs which can be provided at the discretion of the Principal Immigration Officer after consultation with the Secretary of Health.
Visitor permits are not being issued.
We strongly recommend you contact your Embassy or Consulate to ensure that you are registered with them so that they are aware of your situation and can provide you with the most up-to-date information and support.
For the most up to date flight schedules please visit
Our national airline carrier, Air Rarotonga, suspended all scheduled inter-island air services on the 21st March, 2020. We are pleased to advise that inter-island travel between our outer Islands recommenced on Monday, 20 April 2020. For further updates please click here.
When travelling we strongly recommend you refer to that countries travel & immigration restrictions which can be found here.