Philippines: restrictions and entry requirements 2022

Borders are open with restrictions.

In order to enter the country passengers older than 3 years must have a negative COVID-19 test result and a valid vaccination certificate. Accepted tests are RT-PCR and antigen. It must be taken no more than 48 hours (24 hours for antigen) before departure from the first embarkation point.

Passengers under 12 years are not obliged to have a valid vaccination certificate if they accompanied by those who have such certificate.
Citizens of Philippines are not obliged to this likewise but they shall be quarantined for 14 days in case the don’t have a valid vaccination certificate.

Those who have 2 positive RT-PCR tests doesn’t need a vaccination certificate. They must be issued no more than 48 hours and between 10 and 30 days before departure from the 1st embarkation point consecutively.

All passengers upon arrival must present a QR-code or a barcode. This code is generated after completion of “One Health Pass“.

All visa-free exceptions have been reinstated.

The vaccination certificate considering valid if:

  • it is stated that it’s holder was fully vaccinated no less than 15 days before arrival for those between 12 and 17 years. If the passenger is at least 18 years old or he or she must be fully vaccinated and received a booster dose;
  • the jab was made with one of the accepted vaccines: Convidecia (CanSinoBio), Covovax (Novavax), Comirnaty, Spikevax, Janssen, Sputnik Light, Sputnik V;

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