Last updated: 3 Sep 2018

Commonwealth of Independent States

About

Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) was created in December 1991 following the break up of the Soviet Union. Individual sovereignty of the participating countries is maintained. The CIS aims to coordinate trade, finance, lawmaking, and security between the states, as well as cross-border crime prevention.

Membership and Participating States: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan,  Uzbekistan and Ukraine.

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Travel Health

RUSSIA AND RUSSIAN FEDERATION:
Compulsory:  Dependant on Country of Origin/Stopover
Recommended:  Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Tick-Borne Encephalitis (Not available in SA), Tetanus, Polio
   
ARMENIA:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Typhoid, Rabies, Tetanus, Polio
   
AZERBAIJAN
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Rabies Tetanus, Polio
   
BELARUS:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Tick-Borne Encephalitis (Not available in SA), Tetanus, Polio
   
GEORGIA:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio
   
KAZAKHSTAN:
Compulsory: Yellow Fever (Dependant on Country of Origin/Stopover)
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio
   
KYRGYZSTAN:
Compulsory: Yellow Fever (Dependant on Country of Origin/Stopover)
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio
   
MOLDOVA:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Tetanus, Polio
   
TAJIKISTAN:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio
  Malaria Risk
   
UKRAINE:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Tetanus, Polio
   
UZBEKISTAN:
Compulsory: None
Recommended: Hepatitis A&B, Rabies, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio