The announcement was made by the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
#NCEMA and @MoFAICUAE: Ban on Travel on UAE citizens unvaccinated with #Covid19 vaccine, starting Jan 10, 2022, with a requirement to obtain the booster dose for the fully vaccinated. With an exemption for medically exempted from taking the vaccine, humanitarian & treatment cases pic.twitter.com/zUw1FoSLBt— NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) January 1, 2022
Siting the announcement, Emirates news agency, WAM reported that fully vaccinated citizens would also require a booster shot to be eligible to travel. The ban would not apply to those with medical or humanitarian exemptions.