Individuals arriving in England from Italy, San Marino and Vatican Metropolis State shall be anticipated to self-isolate from tomorrow because the nations are faraway from the UK quarantine secure listing.
Anyone touching down after 04:00 tomorrow shall be requested to stay at house for 14-days.
Information has indicated the weekly circumstances and take a look at positivity are rising in Italy and so ministers have taken the choice to take away the locations.
Nonetheless, the Greek island of Crete has been added to the journey hall listing following a lower in confirmed circumstances of coronavirus.
The International, Commonwealth & Growth Workplace (FCDO) has up to date its journey recommendation to advise in opposition to all however important journey to Italy and San Marino.
The island of Crete is now exempt from the worldwide advisory in opposition to non-essential journey.
Penalties for these breaching the self-isolation guidelines when getting back from non-exempt international locations have elevated from £1,000 for first offence as much as £10,000 for subsequent offences.
The choice to take away Italy, particularly, from the secure listing has been greeted with dismay within the journey sector because it was one of many free remaining main tourism locations on provide to British travellers.
An ABTA spokesperson stated: “The elimination of Italy from…