Doha: Ministry of Public Health has added two more vaccines to its conditionally recognized vaccine list.
The conditionally approved vaccine list has been updated to include Sinovac and Sputnik (V) COVID-19 vaccines in addition to the Sinopharm vaccine.
A Serology Antibody test with a positive result is mandatory before traveling to Qatar for people with two doses of conditionally approved vaccines and 14 days after the second dose, in which case only the traveler will be considered fully immune.
People who have received two doses of a conditionally approved vaccine followed by one dose of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine and after 14 days from the last dose will be considered fully immune.
Pfizer / BioNTech (Comirnaty), Moderna (SpikeVax), AstraZeneca (Covishield / Oxford / Vaxzevria), Jansen / Johnson & Johnson are the other recognized vaccines in Qatar.
Travelers who are fully immunized outside Qatar with a vaccine recognized by the Ministry of Public Health of Qatar are required to submit the original vaccine certificate and other supporting documents written in Arabic or English proving that they have obtained the vaccine, as follows:
- The name of the traveler must be identical to that on the passport.
- Dose dates by vaccine type (one dose for Jansen vaccine and two doses for other vaccines).
- Type/name of the vaccine.
- The serial number of the vaccine batch (if any).