Following the Welsh Governments recent announcement in relation to the introduction of NHS COVID passes, Dragons supporters will be required to present an NHS Covid Pass to attend our home match against Stormers on Friday October 15th.
The introduction of this legislation in Wales will mean that people aged 18 and over who are attending Friday’s fixture must present one of the following in order to attend:
• A digital NHS COVID pass.
• A paper NHS COVID pass.
• Proof of a recent negative Lateral Flow Test.
The most up to date information from Welsh Government can be found HERE.
We all at Dragons Rugby want the process to be as smooth as possible and ensure everyone can join us at Rodney Parade, but due to the new legislation, we must adhere to the law in place to ensure your safety.
There will be spot testing at the ground on the day and if you have any trouble then don't wory, we will have designated staff on standby to assist and ensure you can enter the ground safely.
If there is any reason that you are thinking of not coming to the game, then please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to put your concerns at ease.
To obtain your Covid Pass please follow the steps below for the quickest and smoothest process.
How do I obtain a Digital NHS COVID pass?
Supporters who are fully vaccinated can prepare by signing up for their NHS COVID pass via a computer, tablet or mobile phone HERE.
How do I obtain a Paper NHS COVID pass?
Supporters who are aged 18 and over and are fully vaccinated but do not have the ability to obtain a digital passport – as well as those who do not have photographic ID - can request a paper COVID pass.
Please note that supporters should wait FIVE days after their final dose before requesting the paper copy.
This service is available seven days a week, between 9am and 5pm. To request a paper NHS COVID pass, call 0300 303 5667. GPs cannot provide this service.
What if I am attending from outside the UK?
EU Citizens will be required to either provide an EU Covid Certificate or a negative lateral flow test. It is anticipated that when international regulations change, additional countries vaccination evidence will be accepted. To say up to date with acceptable evidence, please visit the Welsh Government website.
What if I have Medical Circumstances preventing full vaccination?
At present, we understand that there may be people who are not fully vaccinated due to official medical exemptions. There is no further information at present regarding this, however we will advise further when we have full guidance from Welsh Government. In the meantime a negative lateral flow test within 48 hours will be suffice for entry.
How do I evidence a negative lateral flow test?
Supporters can evidence their lateral flow tests via the “Report a COVID-19 Rapid Lateral Flow Test Result GOV.UK site.” These results are valid for up to 48 Hours.
We appreciate your support and understanding duing this time and we look forward to seeing you all back on Parade.