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How to fill in the online form to get the Peruvian health affidavit necessary to enter Peru

Health Declaration for entering Peru

How to fill in the online health form and get the Peruvian health affidavit

As part of the Covid entry regulations everyone - visitor, resident and Peruvian; adult and child; vaccinated or unvaccinated - who wants to enter Peru is required to present a Health Affidavit and Geolocation Authorization which can be easily and quickly obtained by filling out an online form provided by the Peruvian immigration office Migraciones in collaboration with the Peruvian Ministry of Health.

Completing the online form takes less than 10 minutes, is super simple, free of charge and at the end you immediately get the required health affidavit which you can either download or print. The form can be filled in up to 72h before your trip to Peru. You might be asked to show the health affidavit when checking in to your flight to Peru and/or at the airport in Peru and/or when traveling.

Please only use the official website for obtaining the health affidavit and don’t fall for a number of service providers offering to get the sworn statement for you while charging you anything from US$ 20 up to US$ 60 for something you can easily do yourself in a few minutes for free.

How to complete the online form and get the Peruvian health affidavit

Step 1

Visit the official health affidavit website. There have been reports that the page doesn’t load correctly in some browsers, an error message pops up and people can't fill in the required fields on the first page. If you are using a VPN, switch it off, reload the page and it should work smoothly. Otherwise, try to use a different browser; we had no problems with Chrome, Firefox and Safari. This is the first page.

Peruvian Health Declaration

How to fill in the online form to get the Health Affidavit and Geolocation Authorization to enter Peru. Here the first page you have to complete.

Step 2

At the bottom of the page you can choose between English and Spanish, however while the labelling of the spaces you have to fill in changes from Spanish to English and vice versa, the drop-down list under Nationality remains in Spanish; so if you are, for example, a US national you won’t find United States or US on the list, but have to click on EEUU (Estados Unidos); or if you are German, click on Alemania, etc. Then choose the document with which you are travelling: DNI, CE or PAS (passport) and enter the number. Complete the first page by adding your birthdate and then click on “Search”.

Step 3

The second page of the Peruvian online form to get the health affidavit is divided into two parts:

  • Part I: Personal Information
  • Part II: Health information

So, first fill in your personal information exactly as in the document you are traveling with and your arrival date. Under “Country of origin” the names are again in Spanish (see step 2).

Then choose your destination in Peru. You are asked for the department (state), the province and the district; so, for example, if you stay in the district of Miraflores in Lima, choose Lima (department), Lima (province) and Miraflores (district) or if you travel to Machu Picchu choose Cusco (department), Urubamba (province), Machu Picchu (district). If you are traveling around, either choose your first destination or the place where you stay the longest.

Peruvian Health Declaration

How to fill in the online form to get the Health Affidavit and Geolocation Authorization to enter Peru. Here the second page, Part I Personal Information.

Now add a contact phone number and a cell phone number. Be aware that fields for the (cell) phone number are Peruvian-style, so, if necessary, you might have to split up the numbers to fit the spaces. The country code has to have at least two digits and at the most three numbers; the city code as well at least 2 and not more than three digits and the phone number at least 6, the cell phone number at least 8 digits. 

Then enter a valid e-mail address you have access to even during your travel.

The following fields seem to be aimed at Peruvian travellers (and in an earlier version of this form were in a section which only Peruvians had to fill out) and don't really fit international tourists. You are asked for your "real address", but you can only choose a Peruvian department (state), province and district. So, just as above, where you had to choose your destination in Peru, use the address of your hotel or the address of friends / family you are staying with. If you are traveling around, choose the first hotel you are staying at or the place where you stay the longest.

Peruvian Health Declaration
How to fill in the online form to get the Health Affidavit and Geolocation Authorization to enter Peru. Here the second page, Part I Personal Information

And the next field seems even stranger; you are asked to enter your "real address after isolation". This just doesn't make sense for foreign travellers, so just enter the street address of your accommodation.

The next fields aren't better as you should add the persons who are with you at your "real address". We recommend to either leave these fields blank or enter the information of whoever is traveling with you. After entering the data of a person you have to click "Add", otherwise the system won't accept the entry.

Step 4

In Part II Health Information, as of October 2021, you just have to answer three Covid-related questions and then tick the boxes before the declaration of oath and the geolocation authorization.

Peruvian Health Declaration
How to fill in the online form to get the Health Affidavit and Geolocation Authorization to enter Peru. Here the second page, Part II Health Information.

Click registrar and you immediately get the Health Affidavit which you can download or print.

Health Affidavit

The document you receive looks like this.

Peruvian Health Declaration

Sample of the Peruvian Health Affidavit which you get after filling in the online form.

Please consider this picture of the health affidavit as sample only; the automatically by the system generated Health Affidavit number on the document has been erased with zeros, personal data with xxx and the QR code completely. To get your personal Health Affidavit required to enter Peru, please complete the online form as described above.

Before traveling to Peru, please as well pre-register your arrival

Since October 2020 everyone traveling to Peru by air is asked to pre-register his or her arrival in the country on an app. As pre-registered travel...

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    daniel · 08/11/2021
    i was just filling out the jurada de salud! i was waiting until midnight over here to be sure with the 72hrs,then on the date i realized that it was still the 8th of november because of the time difference in peru!
    do you think if that can cause a problem at the check in?
    on top of that i inserted the contact nr.of my girlfriend and not mine

    do you think its possible to fill out another one?
    iam really not sure what to do now

    i might try to contact the airport
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 08/11/2021
      @daniel
      Hello Daniel,

      your girlfriend's phone number wouldn't pose a problem, but the date might; it shouldn't be more than 72h before your trip to Peru. So best fill in the form again and present the new one if you are asked at the check-in and / or just after landing at the control point of the Ministry of Health before immigration control.

      Greetings
      Eva
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      Daniel · 08/11/2021
      @Sunflower yeah thats what confuses me a lot
      My flight is leaving on november 11th and i also arrive peru on 11th!

      do you think i can just fill out a new one?
      I ve already sent one with my name and passport nr.
      i ll try to get in touch with minsa tmrow and then i ll see

      Thx
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      Tintin
      • LimaEasy
      · 08/11/2021
      @Daniel You can fill out the form as many times as you need! The Peruvian authorities are only interested in the printed form and there is no record kept on how many times you have created it! Trust me, have done it many times and never had an issue…
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 08/11/2021
      @Daniel Personally I think that even with your form now, you won't have any problems. It states 8th and you arrive on the 11th, no hour on the form, so you might be in the 72h time frame. And as TinTIn mentioned, you can fill in the form a second or even third time, it's not recorded anywhere. Most times the staff at the check-in and at the airport in Lima just wants to see that you have the form, but rarely really checks it.
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      daniel · 09/11/2021
      @Tintin
      thx a lot! i will do it later this afternoon again just to be sure again
      so in case i ll just keep both of them ;)


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      daniel · 09/11/2021
      @Sunflower
      ok! i will try to print out the excact one later this afternoon again just to be on the safe side!

      even that i ve inserted the peruvian telephone nr.of
      my peruvian girlfriend shouldnt be a big deal right!?

      i guess they wont send me an sms before the flight;)

      thx :)
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 09/11/2021
      @daniel
      Honestly, no-one will bother.

      Have a good flight and easy arrival in Peru

      Eva
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      daniel · 09/11/2021
      @Sunflower
      many thanks,yes iam really really looking forwad

      i just filled it out again with no problem ;)))
      all the best
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    Rugile · 24/10/2021
    Hello, I am still a little confused about when it has to be filled: within 72hrs before entering Peru (the same like PCR test). Or, at least 72hrs before entering?
    Different websites state opposite answers, and I just want to make sure I understand correctly. Thanks !
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 24/10/2021
      @Rugile Hello,

      The current law and the official website of the Peruvian government state "dentro de las 72 horas antes de viajar", this means within 72 hours before your travel. So you can fill out the health declaration up to 3 days, 2 days, a day or an hour before your check-in.

      Additionally, Peru requires a negative real-time COVID-19 molecular (RT-PCR) test result that is not older than 72 hours after being issued and before boarding the plane; the supreme decree (see article 8.7) states "... deben contar con una prueba molecular negativa con fecha de resultado no mayor a 72 horas antes de abordar en su punto de origen". So, your test result can be issued up to 72 hours before your check-in.

      Greetings
      Eva
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    Cathammer · 22/10/2021
    It was still giving me problems, even when I used a browser (Microsoft edge) that didn't want to pull some of the translation tricks, entered Lima, instead of "Lime", & etc,  When I got to the end and hit the green "Register" button, it gave me some sort of brief error message in Spanish, but didn't progress to giving me the "Declaration".  

    After much re-do, cursing of the website, my computer, Peruvian bureaucrats and web designers, I finally figured out the problem:  I put my wife's name in the entry for "people with whom you will be accompanied", but ignored the red "Add" button, assuming it was for adding the same entries for additional persons in my party...NOT SO; as soon as I finally tried that button, it created a separate little entry with my wife's info, and when I got to the end of the form, the REGISTER button responded with the completed form with options to save or print it.

    By the way, my suggestion is to save the form first, to make sure you don't lose the info and have to re-do it (ask me how I know), then print later.

    Also, the entry process no longer includes the oath about the negative PCR test.
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 22/10/2021
      @Cathammer
      Thank you so much for sharing your experience.

      And thank you even more for pointing out the missing oath for the negative PCR test and the fields for the "accompanying person". When I checked the form four days ago to see if I have the same problems as you, the form was exactly as described above.

      Now, I checked again, because I didn't understand what you wrote about the "accompanying person" and the Add button - before these fields only had to be filled in by Peruvians who visit family or friends - and they completely changed the form. So I have my work cut out for me to update above information.

      Thanks again

      Eva
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    Cathammer · 17/10/2021
    This form is a real mess.  Sometimes, it doesn't show Lima in the department or province choices, it shows "lime", and if you accidentally select something else, it won't let you correct it in "department", even if you manage to get it to take "Lime" in the "province" box.  It wouldn't let me change the gender of my companion from male.  In the contact cell number box, you have to break up a standard US cell phone number to put a couple of digits into the "city code" box (won't let you leave it empty), and still have the required minimum eight digits to put in the cell number box. However, it will let you skip "city code" in the "contact phone number " boxes. In various places it will sometimes show USA (though just below Ecuador) but sometimes randomly use different abbreviations, like EE.UU ( I think it once offered me something like "ESU").  Sometimes the calendar drop-downs had some of the dates written out and running over adjacent numbers, rather than just showing as numbers.


    Using Google Chrome on a Windows desktop.

    Thanks for the info, though.  It was otherwise difficult to find out exactly what was expected for some of the entries.  I'm hoping I can eventually get the entire thing filled out without it glitching

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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 17/10/2021
      @Cathammer
      Hello,

      after reading your comment, I was stunned and tried again to fill in the form on my desktop using Firefox and Chrome and on my iPad and Android phone. As described above, under step 2 in the two drop-down menus where you have to choose your nationality, I only saw EEUU (Estados Unidos in Spanish for United States) under Ecuador; the form as well only showed me Lima and not Lime; I could change the gender and province / department without any problem. However, fields for the phone number are Peruvian-style, so you just have to split up the numbers to fit the spaces.

      Anyhow, I wondered why you have these problems. Do you perhaps use a translation program or Is it possible that your browser automatically translates webpages in foreign languages. For me that would explain why you are shown "Lime" for "Lima" (typically for Google translate) and might explain other problems you have. If so, switch the translation function off and try again. Probably as well clear your browser cache and if you use a VPN switch it off as well.

      I hope, you finally get the form filled out. If not, let me know.

      Greetings
      Eva
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      Cathammer · 17/10/2021
      @Sunflower Yes, it was very strange, especially since it wasn't consistent, like varying the USA equivalent and sometimes showing Lima, sometimes Lime.  I did think maybe it was some type of auto-translate interference.  Didn't have my VPN on.

      Not yet inside the 72 hour arrival window, so was just trying it out.  Now that I know more about it, it should be easier & quicker...& I can switch to another browser to try, if necessary.  I may put in my Google voice number when finalizing it, so any potential contact messages will show up when I have internet access.

      Thanks again! 


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    Susan Chacko · 14/10/2021
    This link does not have Unites States or USA in the list, am I missing something?
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      Sunflower
      • LimaEasy
      · 14/10/2021
      @Susan Chacko
      Yes, as we mentioned under "Step 2", the drop-down list under Nationality is always in Spanish no matter if you fill in the Spanish or English version of the form. So, if you are a US national you won’t find United States or US on the list, but its Spanish name; just click on EEUU (Estados Unidos).

      Greetings
      Eva

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