Health & Safety FAQ
Will you accept a vaccine certificate / passport instead of a negative test certificate? If not, why not?
Yes, to enter the venue during the event, attendees, staff, visitors, and suppliers will be required to have a valid EU Digital COVID Certificate (be fully vaccinated, have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months or present proof of a negative PCR test (not older than 72 hours) or rapid antigen test (not older than 48 hours).
Will I need to pay for COVID tests for the duration of the EASL event?
We are currently working with the event venue regarding the tests and will provide further information in the next update.
What additional requirements are in place for entry into Portugal from non-EU / EU / other countries?
Please refer to this website.
If I have been in a meeting with someone who subsequently tests positive, what will I have to do?
Please contact the EASL staff who will help you to inform the Portuguese Health authorities and communicate next steps.
Where can I find a testing facility near the venue?
Tests are available in all pharmacies. There is one pharmacy close to the venue, more information here.
What happens if I test positive?
Positive results will be confirmed with an additional PCR test and managed according to the public health authorities’ protocol at the time of the event.