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ADVISORY No. 12-2021

7 May 2021

NEW QUARANTINE RULES FOR TRAVELERS TO THE PHILIPPINES

Kababayan are advised that per Resolution No. 114 of the Interagency Task Force on Emerging and Infectious Diseases (IATF), dated 6 May 2021, all arriving travelers to the Philippines, regardless of vaccination status, shall be bound by the following health protocols in all ports of entry:
 
1. 14-day quarantine upon arrival the first 10 days of which shall be observed in a quarantine facility, with the remainder to be completed under home quarantine in their respective local government units of destination;
2. Conduct of Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) testing on the seventh day with Day 1 being the day of arrival. Notwithstanding a negative test result, the arriving traveler shall complete the facility-based quarantine period of ten days;
3. The Bureau of Quarantine shall ensure strict symptom monitoring while in the facility quarantine for 10 days.
 
For more information, please see IATF RESOLUTION NO. 114, S.2021