The United States will reopen its borders with Mexico and Canada to fully-vaccinated travellers from November.
In a press release, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) mentioned it should enable journey for non-essential functions by way of land and ferry crossings.
From January subsequent yr, authorities would require proof of vaccination for any journey over these crossings, important or not.
The vacation spot has restricted journey from its northern and southern neighbours since March final yr, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
However, the Biden administration lately revealed that restrictions on absolutely jabbed air travellers could be eased in November.
The present guidelines bar entry to most non-US residents who’ve been to the UK, China, India, South Africa, Iran, Brazil and quite a few European nations throughout the final 14 days.
In a press release, homeland safety secretary, Alejandro Mayorkas, mentioned his division was “pleased to be taking steps to resume regular travel in a safe and sustainable manner”.
But he didn’t say what date the modifications would come into impact.