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Foreigners with first degree relatives
https://embassies.gov.il/new-york/ConsularServices/Pages/COVID19PERMITS.aspx



List of required documents and proofs:
A. Photocopy of a passport or Teudat Zehut/Toshav of the first-degree relative residing in Israel
B. Photocopy of passports of all visitors
C. Proof of family connection between the foreign visitor and the relative residing in Israel and a proof of connection between the foreign visitor and their spouse and children (Official documents such as birth certificate, marriage, etc. )
D. Completely filled out 'personal details' declaration and quarantine declaration, see below
G. Proof of health insurance valid in Israel throughout the visit with a clause covering COVID-19
H. Valid flight ticket to Israel
I. Certificate of recovery from COVID-19 or vaccination certificate for every visitor, for all ages


J. In case of a wedding event: Attach an proof of opening of a marriage file from the marriage bureaus in the religious councils or wedding registration from another alternative office + joint affidavit of the marrying couple signed before a notary public


https://embassies.gov.il/new-york-he/Documents/Website2020/Declaration_Pack.pdf

K. Once all files are collected, compress to one PDF file and click on the email address to generate your request: consular.services@newyork.mfa.gov.il



Good to Know;
have an israeli cell number will be easier to get out of isolation

you will need a PCR prior returingin to the states


PCR In Jerusalem :

Beit hadfus  givat shaul                  100 shekel

Mada via Ichilov.simple-sites.co.il    135 shekel

Refuit  romema                              170 shekel

Ichud hatzalah          romema         269 shekel
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Form to request to get out of Bidud
https://govforms.gov.il/mw/forms/QuarantineExceptionExit%40health.gov.il?

List of Serological testing sites.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lF14LuxDKrwPCUc2ZdMbhHoplTQcaQmfS02I4GsnGlI/edit

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #60 on: May 15, 2020, 02:21:41 PM »
Just heard first hand account from a family that own an apartment in Israel, and one parent is an Israeli citizen, that they were declined entry till they prove that they tested negative for Covid19, and tested positive for antibodies.

We have tickets to go in July. I assumed we would need to show proof of being negative For COVID-19 in order to enter but why would we also need to have antibodies? Also, if someone shows proof of being negative for the virus and have antibodies would they need to quarantine for two weeks once they arrive?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #61 on: May 15, 2020, 02:25:37 PM »
We have tickets to go in July. I assumed we would need to show proof of being negative For COVID-19 in order to enter but why would we also need to have antibodies? Also, if someone shows proof of being negative for the virus and have antibodies would they need to quarantine for two weeks once they arrive?

Not sure what the reasoning is. only what i heard.

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #62 on: May 15, 2020, 04:49:15 PM »
this is what my sister got today

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #63 on: May 15, 2020, 05:22:28 PM »
this is what my sister got today
Yup a family member also got this today. Also got rejected because baby (3 month old) doesnít have a Visa.

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #64 on: May 15, 2020, 06:53:13 PM »
Yup a family member also got this today. Also got rejected because baby (3 month old) doesnít have a Visa.
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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #65 on: May 16, 2020, 01:26:00 PM »
Yup a family member also got this today. Also got rejected because baby (3 month old) doesnít have a Visa.
Maybe try a different consulate

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #66 on: May 16, 2020, 09:32:19 PM »
which 1?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #67 on: May 17, 2020, 10:01:23 AM »
this is what my sister got today
any update how to get in now?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #68 on: May 17, 2020, 10:22:46 AM »
which 1?
I hear uk not requesting any letters, however not sure this will work of flying from USA

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #69 on: May 17, 2020, 11:34:20 AM »
Lets get some actual DP.

Can anyone report, and report as well what the process was by customs? (I have a feeling that whomever lands is getting in regularly and they aren't checking much except for telling you to quarantine. This may change if droves of people start landing)

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #70 on: May 17, 2020, 11:46:31 AM »
Lets get some actual DP.

Can anyone report, and report as well what the process was by customs? (I have a feeling that whomever lands is getting in regularly and they aren't checking much except for telling you to quarantine. This may change if droves of people start landing)
There is one flight in from the USA currently. United isnít allowing people to check in without either an Israeli passport or the ishur papers.

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #71 on: May 17, 2020, 12:57:52 PM »
There is one flight in from the USA currently. United isnít allowing people to check in without either an Israeli passport or the ishur papers.
+1 and when you land in Tel Aviv before passport control they check to see your ishur

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #72 on: May 17, 2020, 01:40:54 PM »
What would someone living in a relatives owned apartment use as proof that they have a place to quarantine?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #73 on: May 17, 2020, 10:29:08 PM »
What would someone living in a relatives owned apartment use as proof that they have a place to quarantine?
they donít require proof that you have where to quarantine they just ask for an address and phone number and have you self-certify that you can self-quarantine

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #74 on: May 18, 2020, 12:24:24 AM »
Few weeks ago. Yes they kept asking for diff docs in diff formats. They closed Sunday. Iíve gotten response on a Friday, but not really helpful, as they are just forwarding all information to Jerusalem.

But you had a student visa. My question is regarding those that donít have one, but have dira.

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #75 on: May 18, 2020, 12:30:00 AM »
Israel extended ban for foreigners today till may 30

Where did you see this ?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #77 on: May 18, 2020, 09:54:49 AM »
Anyone hear any updates regarding this new process of Yeshivas having to apply for their students reentry and not going thru the consulate?

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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #78 on: May 18, 2020, 09:56:27 AM »
Anyone hear any updates regarding this new process of Yeshivas having to apply for their students reentry and not going thru the consulate?
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Re: Israel Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #79 on: May 18, 2020, 10:02:15 AM »
Anyone hear any updates regarding this new process of Yeshivas having to apply for their students reentry and not going thru the consulate?

Yes that is the new process, reach out to the yeshiva which you have a visa from. If they plan on reopening then they are going to be in touch with the misrad hapanim