Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel restrictions to Bangladesh

Entry restrictions Passengers who have visited one or more of the following destinations since 1 March 2020, are not permitted to enter Bangladesh: ➤All European countries (except the United Kingdom) ➤Iran Entry restriction exemptions ➤Nationals of the EU or Iran who have been living outside the EU or Iran since 29 February 2020 can travel […]

Entry Restrictions to Australia

Effective immediately, Australia has expanded their quarantine order, mandating that foreign nationals who have been in China, Iran, the Republic of Korea or Italy in the last 14 days will not be permitted entry into the nation. Furthermore, all transits must occur on the same day as arrival and passengers will be required to remain […]

Covid-19: Travel Advisories and Waiver Policies

Travel Restrictions Travel restrictions are in place around the world to contain the spread of Covid-19. Singapore With effect from 2359 hours on 23 March 2020: All short-term visitors: No entry or transit through Singapore Work pass holders: Entry/return only permitted for those providing essential services (and their dependents) All Singapore citizens, permanent residents, and long-term pass […]

Home Isolation guidance for close contacts and recently returned travellers

How long do I need to be in home isolation? If you have been overseas, you need to be isolated for 14 days from the day you returned. If you have been in contact with a person with a COVID-19 infection while they were ill, you need to be isolated for 14 days after you […]

​Australian Government COVID-19 Travel Restrictions

From 9pm AEDT 20 March 2020, only Australian citizens, residents and immediate family members can travel to Australia. All travellers to Australia are required to self-isolate for 14 days, either at home or in a hotel. Travelling from overseas All people entering Australia must self-isolate for 14 days. You may board a domestic flight to your intended […]

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Information For Travellers

The Australian Government is currently restricting entry to people travelling to Australia. All travellers returning or arriving from overseas must self-isolate for 14 days. Quarantine requirements: Public Health (COVID-19 Quarantine) Order 2020 If you arrived in NSW from overseas on or after 17 March 2020 An order has been made under the Public Health Act […]

Coronavirus pandemic: Bangladesh reports first Covid-19 death; total cases 14

Bangladesh has reported its first Covid-19 related death. The patient was a 70-year-old man and died on Tuesday, officials said today. Director of Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora revealed this information at a press briefing on Wednesday. He said the 70-year-old man also had diabetes and kidney problems. […]

COVID-19 And Consular Services Overseas

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of Australia’s embassies, high commissions and consulates have had to adjust to local regulations on social distancing and self-isolation. Our ability to provide consular services may be limited due to restrictions on our movement. The health and wellbeing of Australians overseas, including our staff, is our highest priority. Arrangements are in […]

Self-Quarantine

Australian Border Force to screen anyone who returns to Australia from overseas for symptoms of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and provide them with information on self-quarantine. If you have been overseas in the last 14 days and are feeling unwell, call your doctor immediately. If you have been overseas and are feeling well, you need to self-quarantine for […]

Covid-19: Advisory for Travellers from ASEAN Countries

From 2359 hours on 16 March 2020, everyone entering Singapore (including residents, long term pass holders, and short-term visitors) with recent travel history to ASEAN countries within the last 14 days will be issued with a 14-day Stay-Home Notice (SHN) by the Singapore authorities. Short-term visitors who are nationals of any ASEAN country must also submit […]