Quarantine obligation

Rules and obligations during quarantine


Please note that you stay in quarantine until you are exempted, so please read the obligations carefully, and make sure you act accordingly.

  • You cannot leave your apartment (not even for garbage disposal)
  • You are not allowed to have visitors
  • Quarantine ends at midnight on its last day, you may leave it the day after
  • You are obliged to place the red sign received at the airport (if it was provided by the authoryties) on your apartment door and remove it at the end of your quarantine.
  • If you share your apartment with others, they have no quarantine obligations (only in case they arrived with you and/or were also placed in quarantine by the police)
  • If you share your apartment with others, you are obliged to stay in a separate room and use common rooms (kitchen, bathroom) at different times as them. You must disinfect commonly used objects (i.e.: door handle, phone, keyboard, toilet seat)
  • The person in quarantine must use separate tools (cutlery, plates, towels, bedsheets, clothing)
  • In case you show any symptoms, you are obliged to notify your GP (health service provider, please call: + 36 30 227 8604
  • You will be checked on daily by the police OR 
  • You may download the „Házikarantén” app on your phone for remote monitoring (GPS location tracking, taking selfies upon request randomly and sending them in to the police, multiple times a day)
  • Those who leave their place of quarantine despite the ban and those who are not present at check-ins will be fined (from 5,000 up to 500,000 HUF)

Please find here some practical information that can help you while in quarantine here.


If you have any question, please contact!