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From next Monday the scheme will require anyone who enters Northern Ireland from outside the UK and Republic - both visitors and holidaymakers returning home - to self-isolate for a fortnight

From next Monday the scheme will require anyone who enters Northern Ireland from outside the UK and Republic - both visitors and holidaymakers returning home - to self-isolate for a fortnight

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From next Monday the scheme will require anyone who enters Northern Ireland from outside the UK and Republic - both visitors and holidaymakers returning home - to self-isolate for a fortnight

Authorities monitoring the 14-day quarantine scheme for travellers arriving here have admitted they are not yet ready to enforce the new rules - four days before they are to come into effect.

From next Monday the scheme will require anyone who enters Northern Ireland from outside the UK and Republic - both visitors and holidaymakers returning home - to self-isolate for a fortnight.

The PSNI and the Department of Health have revealed discussions are still under way into how the scheme will be enforced. While travellers who flout the rule in Britain face a fine of £1,000, the penalty figure has yet to be set here.