Foreign citizens not to be able to travel to Georgia without travel insurance

17:39 - 23.05.2024

May 23, Fineko/ From June 1, entry of foreign citizens into the territory of Georgia will be possible only with travel insurance. A fine of 300 lari (186 manats) will be imposed for the lack of insurance.

ABC.AZ reports that for those who do not pay the fine within 1 month, the amount will increase 3-fold and amount to 900 lari (558 manats).

Azerbaijani citizens who will visit Georgia must also obtain travel insurance from local insurance companies. The price depends on the duration of the trip. The insurance must provide coverage for outpatient and emergency services in the amount of $5,000, as well as inpatient services in the amount of $30,000.

If a citizen has to stay in Georgia longer than stipulated, he can extend insurance online or purchase additional insurance from insurance companies in Georgia.