With different countries/regions at different stages in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic, the risk of importation of the virus varies. Singapore has been monitoring the situation, and adjusting our measures according to the risk of importation.
With several countries/regions having the virus situation well under control and thus having a low risk of importation, the following updates to our border measures will take place with effect from 1 September 2020, 0000 hours:
For travellers from Brunei Darussalam and New Zealand
For travellers entering Singapore and who have remained in either Brunei Darussalam or New Zealand in the last consecutive 14 days prior to their entry:
Returning Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and Long-Term Pass holders do not need to apply for an ATP.
For travellers from other low risk countries/regions
For travellers from other low-risk countries/regions, such as Australia (excluding Victoria State), Macao, Mainland China, Taiwan, Vietnam, and Malaysia:
All other incoming travellers will continue to serve their 14-day SHN at dedicated SHN facilities, and undergo a COVID-19 test before the end of the SHN.
Travel advisory update
The following travel is now allowed:
All travellers will be subject to the prevailing border measures upon entry, including payment for their stay at dedicated SHN facilities and tests, where applicable.