Corona information in English

Will you be visiting Texel? Please read the information on the government’s website before your visit. This will provide you with details of all the measures you need to abide by. Make sure you check your own national government’s travel advice before leaving, too. We are counting on your cooperation.

The basic RIVM rules also apply on Texel

Please abide by the basic Dutch rules against the coronavirus. These rules apply to everyone.

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  • You can only visit GP practices by prior appointment
  • Health complaints are dealt with over the phone as much as possible. Try to get in touch with your own GP during the week first, if at all possible.
  • Are you not sure whether you need to see a GP? Then call and request a telephone consultation.
  • Are you seriously ill, is it an emergency, or are you suffering from urgent complaints? Then immediately call 0222-338 900. This number is for tourists who need a GP on Texel.
  • You can call the out-of-hours GP service in the evening, at night and during the weekends (0222-321143).

Any symptoms? Take a test!

Have you developed symptoms during your stay, which could be a sign of the coronavirus?

  • Stay in your accommodation and do a self-test.
  • Do you need proof of recovery? Or are you unable to do a self-test? At you can make an appointment to get tested at the municipal health service (GGD).

General advice

  • Don’t go on holiday if you have recently developed symptoms and/or if your family is obliged to stay at home as a result of a (possible) infection.

Current and local information