Country factsheets


Date of search

5 September 2021

Certificate adoption

Yes, for Nepalis who want to go to travel abroad, the Ministry of Health and Population has made a rule to register online in the website of the health ministry to get the vaccination certificate made available from the Department of Health Services. Those who are unable to register online have to submit eight different documents to get the certificate at the National Ayurveda Research and Training Center, Kirtipur.

Instrument type

Vaccination based

Certificate name

Vaccination Certificate

Certificate format

Electronic record of vaccination with QR code

Entry protocol

Nepal is open to both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. However, vaccinated individuals can bypass the testing rules that require travelers to provide proof of a negative coronavirus test taken no more than 72 hours before travel. All travelers regardless of vaccination status must have travel insurance that covers health, immediate crisis or rescue for the duration of the trip; proof of accommodation in Nepal; a completed International Travel Arrival Form; and either a Nepalese visa or a recommendation from the tourism board.

Travel bubble


Vaccine authorised to be used in the country

Oxford/AstraZeneca, Sinopharm, Sputnik V, Covaxin, CoronaVac

Border status

Open. Nepal is open to both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.