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Find out whether your COVID-19 vaccination from another country is recognised in Wales.

First published:
9 November 2021
Last updated:

If you have been vaccinated in another country you may need to prove your vaccination status:

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination from the following countries is currently recognised in Wales.

Country or territory

Examples of proof that you’ve been fully vaccinated with an approved vaccine

Akrotiri and Dhekelia

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Andorra

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Albania

Vaccine certificate.

Angola

Vaccine certificate.

Anguilla

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Antarctica/British Antarctic Territory

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Antigua and Barbuda

Vaccine certificate.

Argentina

Vaccine certificate.

Armenia

Vaccine certificate.

Australia

Vaccine certificate.

Austria

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Bahamas

Vaccine certificate.

Bahrain

Vaccine certificate.

Bangladesh

Vaccine certificate.

Barbados

Vaccine certificate.

Belarus Vaccine certificate.

Belgium

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Belize

Vaccine certificate.

Bermuda

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Bolivia Vaccine certificate.

Bosnia and Hertzegovina

Vaccine certificate.

Botswana

Vaccine certificate.

Brazil

Vaccine certificate.

British Indian Ocean Territory

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

British Virgin Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Brunei

Vaccine certificate.

Bulgaria

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Cambodia

Vaccine certificate.

Canada

Vaccine certificate.

Cayman Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Chile

Vaccine certificate.

Colombia

Vaccine certificate.

Costa Rica

Vaccine certificate.

Croatia

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Cyprus

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Czech Republic (Czechia)

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Denmark

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Democratic Republic of Congo Vaccine certificate.

Djibouti

Vaccine certificate.

Dominica

Vaccine certificate.

Dominican Republic Vaccine certificate.
Ecuador Vaccine certificate.

Egypt

Vaccine certificate.

Estonia

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Eswatini

Vaccine certificate.

Falkland Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Finland

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

France

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Georgia

Vaccine certificate.

Germany

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Gibraltar

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Ghana

Vaccine certificate.

Greece

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Grenada

Vaccine certificate.

Guyana

Vaccine certificate.

Honduras

Vaccine certificate.

Hong Kong

Vaccine certificate.

Hungary

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Iceland

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

India

Vaccine certificate.

Indonesia

Vaccine certificate.

Ireland

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Israel

Vaccine certificate.

Italy

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Jamaica

Vaccine certificate.

Japan

Vaccine certificate.

Jordan

Vaccine certificate.

Kenya

Vaccine certificate.

Kosovo

Vaccine certificate.

Kuwait

Vaccine certificate.

Laos Vaccine certificate.

Latvia

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Lebanon

Vaccine certificate.

Lesotho

Vaccine certificate.

Libya Vaccine certificate.

Liechtenstein

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Lithuania

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Luxembourg

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Madagascar

Vaccine certificate.

Malaysia

Vaccine certificate.

Malawi Vaccine certificate.

Maldives

Vaccine certificate.

Malta

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Mauritius

Vaccine certificate.

Moldova

Vaccine certificate.

Monaco

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Montenegro

Vaccine certificate.

Mongolia

Vaccine certificate.

Montserrat

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Morocco

Vaccine certificate.

Mozambique Vaccine certificate.

Namibia

Vaccine certificate.

Nepal

Vaccine certificate.

Netherlands

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

New Zealand

Vaccine certificate.

Nigeria

Vaccine certificate.

North Macedonia

Vaccine certificate.

Norway

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Occupied Palestinian Territories

Vaccine certificate.

Oman

Vaccine certificate.

Panama

Vaccine certificate.

Pakistan

Vaccine certificate.

Peru

Vaccine certificate.

Philippines

Vaccine certificate.

Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Poland

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Portugal

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Qatar

Vaccine certificate.

Romania

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Rwanda

Vaccine certificate.

Samoa Vaccine certificate.

San Marino

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Saudi Arabia

Vaccine certificate.

Senegal Vaccine certificate.

Serbia

Vaccine certificate.

Seychelles

Vaccine certificate.

Sierra Leone

Vaccine certificate.

Singapore

Vaccine certificate.

Slovakia

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Slovenia

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

South Africa

Vaccine certificate.

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

South Korea

Vaccine certificate.

Spain

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Sri Lanka

Vaccine certificate.

St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

St Kitts and Nevis

Vaccine certificate.

St Lucia

Vaccine certificate.

St Vincent and Grenadines

Vaccine certificate.

Suriname

Vaccine certificate.

Sweden

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Switzerland

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of a Swissmedic approved vaccine.

Taiwan

Vaccine certificate.

Tanzania

Vaccine certificate.

Thailand

Vaccine certificate.

Trinidad and Tobago

Vaccine certificate.

Tunisia

Vaccine certificate.

Turkey

Vaccine certificate.

Turks and Caicos Islands

Letter of proof from the overseas territory government showing you’ve been fully vaccinated under the UK overseas vaccine programme.

Uganda

Vaccine certificate.

Ukraine

Vaccine certificate.

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Vaccine certificate.

Uruguay

Vaccine certificate.

USA

CDC card showing you’ve had a full course of an FDA-approved vaccine in the USA.

Also accepted:

  • Excelsior Pass Plus (New York)
  • Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record (California)
  • WA Verify (Washington state)
Vanuatu Vaccine certificate.

Vatican City

EU DCC showing you’ve had a full course of an EMA approved vaccine.

Vietnam

Vaccine certificate.

Zambia Vaccine certificate.
Zimbabwe Vaccine certificate.