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Eluned Morgan MS, Minister for Health and Social Services

First published:
12 July 2021
Last updated:

The Regulations being made today amend the Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (Wales) Regulations 2020 to add the following four events to Schedule 4 (List of sporting events);

  • European Tour – Cazoo Open
  • R & A – The Curtis Cup
  • Red Bull Hardline
  • The Tour of Britain

The Regulations also amend the Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel, Pre-Departure Testing and Operator Liability) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 so that an operator is not required to ensure that a passenger on a relevant service, who is a person that is being lawfully compelled to travel in the course of an extradition, prisoner transfer or deportation, is in possession of a notification of:

  • a negative pre departure test result
  • the arrangements made to comply with any post arrival testing requirements

The changes being made by these Regulations come into force from 04:00 hours Wednesday 14 July.