Travel restrictions of Hong Kong Last updates at 05.10.2020 13:24
- Entry restrictions
Passengers are not allowed to enter Hong Kong (SAR China).
- This does not apply to passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport.
- This does not apply to passengers with a residence or study visa issued by Hong Kong (SAR China).
- This does not apply to passengers who are arriving from China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei or Macao (SAR China) and have not been outside China (People's Rep.), Chinese Taipei and Macao (SAR China) in the past 14 days.
- This does not apply to spouses and minor children of Hong Kong (SAR China) residents.
- Entry restrictions for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States
Passengers who have been in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, South Africa, USA or United Kingdom in the past 14 days must have:
- a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) nucleic acid test result. The sample must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure. The certificate must be in Chinese or English, and have the name of the passenger identical to that on the travel document. If the certificate does not meet all the mentioned requirements, a written confirmation in English or Chinese issued by the laboratory or healthcare institution with the name of the passenger must be presented together with the certificate; and
- a letter in Chinese or English issued by the relevant authority certifying that the test laboratory is recognized and approved by the government; and
- a confirmed booking in Chinese or English of an accommodation in Hong Kong for 14 days or more.
- Forced isolation
Passengers are subject to medical screening upon arrival and quarantine for 14 days.