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Guide on Epidemic Prevention and Control Measures For China-bound Travelers
Chinese Embassy in Seychelles
2023-01-17 17:27

I. Pre-boarding Nucleic Acid Test

All China-bound travelers will need to take nucleic acid test for COVID-19 within 48 hours before boarding,and can only travel to China when your test result isnegativeor after it turns from positive to negative.Please always bring the proof of your negativeCOVID-19 test result with you for inspection.

II. Health Declaration to China Customs

You are required to declare your negative test result to China Customs by filling the Health Declaration Form on the WeChat mini-program of China Customs (scan the QR code below),or at https://htdecl.chinaport.gov.cn,or via the China Customs APP. 

III. Boarding Check

At boarding time, airlines willcheckif you have a negative result within 48 hours, and those who fail to present such a proof will not be allowed to board the plane.

IV. Self-protection on the Aircraft

You are suggested to wear a mask throughout the flight and take good personal protection to reduce the risk of infection.

V. Inspection upon Entry

You can go through customs with your health declaration result, and China Customs may check your proof of negativeCOVID-19 test result.

If you pass the health declaration and entry inspection, no further requirements will be imposed.

If there are anomalies in your health declaration or you are showing symptoms such as fever, you are required to take an antigen test by China Customs. Those whose results are positive will need to self-quarantine or seek medical treatment as notified by the authority. Those whose results are negative will go through routine quarantine inspection by China Customs in accordance with the Frontier Health and Quarantine Law and other laws and regulations.

VI. After-entry Epidemic Prevention and Control

After entry into China, you will have to strictly abide by the epidemic prevention and control requirements of the place where you stay.

RequirementsforProof of COVID-19 Test

.The proof must have the name of the traveler, which should be exactly the same asit appears on the travel document used for the flight. It isrecommended that the date of birth and travel document numberalso be shown on the proof.

.The proof must also have:

l time of the test or timeof issue (at least one of them should be within 48 hoursbeforeboarding);

l testing method (which should be nucleic acid testing; antigentesting will not be accepted);

l test result (which should be negative; uncertain’will not be accepted);

l and name and contact details of the testing institution.

.The proof must be in theofficial language of theplace of departureof your flight to China, or in English.It will be checked by the airline of your flight to China.

.It should be a hard copy. If thetesting institution issued adigital copy,please print it out and take it with you.

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