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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Members of the public are strongly urged to avoid non-essential travel outside Hong Kong.

For information about countries/areas with reported cases of COVID-19, please click here.

Restrictions on Entering Hong Kong

The Hong Kong SAR Government restricts any Hubei residents, and non-Hong Kong residents who have visited the Hubei Province in the past 14 days upon arrival from entering Hong Kong since January 27, 2020

With effect from March 25, 2020 until further notice:
  • All non-Hong Kong residents coming from overseas countries and regions by plane will be denied entry to Hong Kong; and

  • Non-Hong Kong residents coming from the Mainland, Macao and Taiwan will be denied entry to Hong Kong if they have been to any overseas countries and regions in the past 14 days
Compulsory Quarantine

Inbound travellers from the Mainland, Macao or Taiwan (including Hong Kong and non-Hong Kong residents) have to stay at designated places (home or other accommodation) for compulsory quarantine apart from the exempted persons under the "Compulsory Quarantine of Certain Persons Arriving at Hong Kong Regulation"

Hong Kong residents arriving in Hong Kong who have been to any overseas countries or areas in the past 14 days are subject to compulsory quarantine apart from the exempted persons under the "Compulsory Quarantine of Certain Persons Arriving at Hong Kong from Foreign Places Regulation"

Extracted from CHP   Updated 8 July 2020

Outbound Travel Alert

Hong Kong residents are encouraged to use the online Registration of Outbound Travel Information service (http://www.gov.hk/roti) to register their contact details and itinerary when outside Hong Kong. The information provided allows the DH and AHU of the Immigration Department to disseminate practical information to them through appropriate means, including SMS on mobile phones, on a timely basis when necessary. For more information on Outbound Travel Alert, please visit https://www.sb.gov.hk/eng/ota/.

Centre for Health Protection Hotline: 2125 1111 / 2125 1122 (9 am to 10 pm)
HKSAR Government COVID-19 WhatsApp Helpline: 9617 1823


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