Date Updated

01/19/2022

  • COVID-19 Testing Requirements Vaccinated or Recovered Travelers Group A (High-Risk):

    • Albania, Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bermuda, Bonaire, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bhutan, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cote d'lvoire' Croatia, Cuba, Curaçao, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guinea, Guatemala, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Martinique, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, the Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niger, North Macedonia, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Réunion, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Martin (French part), Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, St Kitts and Nevis, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam.

    • Present recognized vaccination record (vaccines administered for the relevant travelers must be vaccines listed on the government list);

    • Negative result proof of a PCR-based nucleic acid test for COVID-19 conducted within 48 hours before the scheduled time of departure of the aircraft;

    • 6 COVID-19 tests during quarantine;

    • Self-monitoring in the subsequent 7 days; and

    • COVID-19 test in a Community Testing Centre on the 26th day of arrival.

    • Travelers from Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Eswatini, Kazakhstan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Zambia and Zimbabwe are included under Group A and will have additional quarantine and testing requirements as outlined below:

    • Quarantine at the Penny's Bay Quarantine Centre for the first 4 days, during which they must undergo daily tests and their health conditions will be monitored by healthcare professionals. After 4 days, they will then be allowed to finish the remaining 17 days of compulsory quarantine at the designated quarantine hotel which they have reserved. They are still required to undergo frequent testing during quarantine there, followed by another compulsory testing in a community testing center on the 26th day of arrival in Hong Kong SAR. Group B (Medium-Risk) – All other countries not in Group A. Fully vaccinated Hong Kong SAR residents or non-Hong Kong SAR residents:

    • Negative COVID-19 PCR nucleic acid test taken within 48 hours before departure;

    • Vaccination record (in English or Chinese issued by a healthcare institution or a relevant authority of the government of the place where the vaccine was administered);

    • 4 COVID-19 tests during quarantine;

    • Self-monitoring in the subsequent 7 days; and

    • COVID-19 test on the 16th and 19th days of arrival. where the test to be taken on the 19th day must be conducted in a Community Testing Center.

    • Hong Kong SAR residents and non-Hong Kong SAR residents who have only stayed in the Mainland, Macau SAR and Taiwan during the day of boarding for/arrival in Hong Kong SAR or during the 14 days before boarding/arrival:
    - (if arriving via airport) Negative COVID19 PCR-based nucleic acid test taken within 48 hours before boarding;
    - Vaccination record (in English or Chinese issued by a healthcare institution or a relevant authority of the government of the place where the vaccine was administered);
    - Two COVID-19 tests during quarantine;
    - Self-monitoring in the subsequent 7 days; and
    - COVID-19 testing on the 9th, 12th, 16th and 19th days of arrival. Non-vaccinated Travelers

    • Hong Kong SAR residents who have not been fully vaccinated may enter upon completion of the following:
    - Negative COVID19 PCR nucleic acid test taken within 48 hours before departure;
    - 6 COVID-19 tests during quarantine. Quarantine Requirements Vaccinated or Recovered Travelers Group A (High-Risk):

    • 21-day quarantine in a DQH (must present proof of room confirmation);

    • Travelers from Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Eswatini,Kazakhstan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria South Africa, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Zambia and Zimbabwe are included under Group A and will have additional quarantine and testing requirements as outlined below:

    • quarantine at the Penny's Bay Quarantine Centre for the first 4 days, Group B (Medium-Risk) – All other countries not in Group A.

    • Fully vaccinated Hong Kong SAR residents or nonHong Kong SAR residents:
    - 14-day quarantine in a DQH (must present proof of room confirmation). Non-vaccinated Travelers

    • 21-day quarantine for 21 days in a DQH (must present proof of room confirmation) for Hong Kong SAR residents who have not been fully vaccinated.


  • • Government offices have resumed operations in Hong Kong SAR. Travel Restrictions Vaccinated or Recovered Travelers

    • Countries of origin are categorized into Group A (high-risk) and Group B (medium-risk).

    • Fully vaccinated Hong Kong SAR residents can enter Hong Kong SAR from Group A countries but non Hong Kong SAR residents cannot enter.

    • Hong Kong SAR residents and fully vaccinated nonHong Kong SAR residents from Group B countries can enter Hong Kong SAR.

    • Suspension of flights from Australia, Canada, France, India, Pakistan, the Philippines, the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Non-vaccinated Travelers

    • Countries of origin are categorized into Group A (high-risk) and Group B (medium-risk).

    • Entry ban for nonvaccinated travelers from Group A.

    • Non-vaccinated Hong Kong SAR residents and nonHong Kong SAR residents can enter Hong Kong SAR from Group B.

    • Suspension of flights from Australia, Canada, France, India, Pakistan, the Philippines, the United Kingdom and the United States of America until February 2022.


  • • Yes. Home search service delivery as normal.
    - Wearing a mask is mandatory.
    - Visits are restricted to maximum number of 4 people in a group.


  • • Majority of serviced apartments will not take bookings for self-quarantine purposes.

    • Please refers to HKSAR government link for list of quarantine hotels (ver 5). https://www.coronavirous.gov.hk/pdf/designated-hotel-list-v6_en.pdf


  • • All schools are resuming classes, but not to full capacity.

    • Parents are advised to check with school(s) as each school has its own arrangement and schedule for classes and operating hours so to comply with social distancing measures.
  • The Government further announced on December 31, 2021 the list of designated quarantine hotels for the seventh cycle. A total of 44 hotels provide about 12,500 rooms which runs from March 1 to July 31, 2022. The Government might adjust the number of rooms available in this cycle as and where necessary. www.coronavirus.gov.hk/pdf/designated-hotel-list-v6_en.pdf
  • Yes. All public transport requires passengers to wear masks. Offenders face up to HK $5,000 fine.
  • Household Goods

    Survey (Video/In-person)
    • Yes, both

    Packing/Delivery Services (After Customs Clearance) Available?
    • Due to the five patients, all related to International cargo flights at Shanghai Pudong International Airport, that tested positive, the PVG Cargo Service movement was asked to shut down immediately. All Operations at the airport has stopped as of now, waiting for official announcement as to when business will resume.

    Freight Availability/Cost
    Air - Omicron spread is impacting the airfreight market with many flight cancellations        
    Sea - Space remains tight, carrier schedules remain under pressure due to port congestion along the coast in China. Ad-hoc bookings need to plan up to 6 weeks in advance. Asia to Europe space starting to open up on the spot market.

    Road Availability
    • Normal at present


    Can packing/delivery take place without customer, or nominated representative?
    • No

Entry Restrictions

Entry Prohibited

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