An emergency situation has been declared in Estonia due to the pandemic spread of the coronavirus in the world.

From 17 March there will be a temporary restriction on entry to Estonia for foreign nationals who do not hold an Estonian residence permit or right of residence, or have family members in Estonia. Foreigners are allowed to transit Estonia on the way to their home country if they do not show symptoms of COVID-19. At the border control travel documents and medical symptoms will be checked.There are no restrictions on exiting the country.

We care about your and everyone’s health. For this reason and in order to stop the spread of the coronavirus and flu, we kindly ask you to seriously consider whether coming to the representation is essential, and refrain from doing so if you are not feeling well, suspect that you or a family member has become infected, or you or a family member has been in an area of the coronavirus epidemic in the past 14 days. Thank you for your understanding!

In addition to previous measures, restrictions on movement are in force in Estonia from 14 March in line with the emergency situation.

On 17 March 2020, applications for Schengen visas and long-stay visas to Estonia can no longer be submitted at representations and visa centres of external service providers. This also applies to Schengen visa applications that are processed by Estonia on behalf of another member state.

Further information

Estonia’s UN Representations (outside Geneva)

Permanent Representation of Estonia to the UN in New York

Ambassador Mr. Sven Jürgenson

3 Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza,
305 East 47th Street,
6th Floor, Suite 6B, New York, NY 10017

Phone: +1 212 883 0640
Fax+1 646 514 0099

Permanent Representation to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Ambassador Mr. Alar Streimann

17, rue de la Baume
75008 Paris

Phone: +33 1 5662 2200
Fax: +33 1 4952 0565

Permanent Representation to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)

Ambassador Mrs. Kaili Terras

Zeestraat 92
2518 AD The Hague
The Netherlands

Phone: +31 (0)70 302 9050
Fax: +31 (0)70 302 9051

Permanent Representation to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO Prep Com) and United Nations Office in Vienna (UNOV)

Ambassador Mr. Toomas Kukk

Wohllebengasse 9/12
1040 Vienna

Phone: +43 1 50 377 6111
Fax: +43 1 50 377 6120