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Guernsey

  • There are no testing or isolation requirements for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated arrivals from the Common Travel Area (CTA)
  • Fully vaccinated arrivals from outside of the CTA aged 12 or over (including transits through the UK) will need to purchase a pack of Lateral Flow Tests (£25) on arrival and complete the course of tests over 10 days
  • Arrivals from outside of the CTA aged 12 or over (including transits through the UK) who are not fully vaccinated will need to complete a PCR test on arrival and on Day 8, and isolate until you receive a negative result from the Day 8 test
  • Guernsey will mirror countries on the UK's red list

Everyone travelling to Guernsey is required to complete a travel tracker prior to arrival in Guernsey

See gov.gg for more information.


JERSEY 

  • There are no testing or self-isolation requirements if you meet any of the following criteria:
    • Fully vaccinated arrivals*
    • Evidence of approved pre-departure negative test
    • Recently recovered previous positive (RP)
       
  • Non-vaccinated arrivals will require a free PCR test and will need to isolate until negative test result
  • Children aged 10 or under do not need to complete a travel form, undergo testing or isolation

Everyone travelling to Jersey, aged 11 or over, is required to complete an online registration form within 48 hours before departure.

*To be considered 'fully vaccinated'

  • arriving adults will need to have had 3 vaccine doses (two initial doses + booster) at least two weeks prior to arrival
  • Children aged 11 or over are ‘fully vaccinated’ with two initial vaccine doses at least two weeks prior to arrival.

See gov.je for more information

A work / life balance

With Guernsey just 27 square miles and Jersey 45 square miles, you're never far from the airport, which means no more wasted hours and money with long motorway commutes! This combined with varied rosters and favourable scheduled flight times, means you can achieve an enviable work / life balance in the Channel Islands.

Both Guernsey and Jersey offer stunning beaches on your doorstep and the perfect place to unwind after work. A combination of French and British heritage has shaped both Guernsey and Jersey's very identifiable but different cultures. While the land and sea provide the freshest ingredients for mouth-watering local cuisine in award-winning eateries. 

The Channel Islands' proximity to France creates a unique climate with warm summers and mild winters.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Both Guernsey and Jersey offer a relaxed pace of life where you and your family can enjoy unspoiled beaches - perfect straight after work, stunning countryside to explore and easy access to superb sporting and leisure facilities.

Peace of mind

Peace of mind

As well as a high quality health and education systems, Guernsey and Jersey have a culture of safety where crime and fear of crime is low, creating true peace of mind for you and your family.

Lower taxes

Lower taxes

The income tax rates in Guernsey and Jersey are typically lower than in the UK, while low Parish Rates (Council Tax) and no 20% UK VAT (0% in Guernsey and only 5% GST in Jersey) means there are many tax advantages to living and working in the Channel Islands.

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