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How long is my corona certificate valid and can I use it multiple times?

Vaccination certificates and recovery certificates are currently not in use within the Netherlands. At locations where a corona virus entry pass is required, visitors only get access with a test certificate (1G access).

A Dutch test certificate is valid until 24 hours after the moment of testing. Within these 24 hours, you’re able to visit multiple locations or activities with your certificate (the QR code). Please note: a test done by the GGD often isn’t available in CoronaCheck within 24 hours.

For international travel, showing a corona virus entry pass is required in some countries. The following validities apply:

Please note: Rules and regulations differ per country. Check Travelling outside the Netherlands before you leave to see what certificate you need and if your international certificate is valid at your destination.