You may think that due to the pandemic you will not be able to travel for a long period of time, but this is not true. If you are planning an important, urgent trip to Hong Kong that cannot be postponed for a long time, we have the necessary information that you will need to know to carry out your trip safely. The Hong Kong government has designated a series of measures for all travelers who wish to enter this country in the near future. Canadian citizens who plan to visit Hong Kong, due to COVID-19, must obtain a Hong Kong Electronic Health Declaration.
This document must be presented upon your entry to Hong Kong. You may ask now, how can I obtain this new required health document? Well, luckily you can process it and obtain it online with us.
In this article, we will explain to you all about this new document the Hong Kong Government is requesting to all travelers from now on. After reading this important info, you will be able to process your Hong Kong Health Declaration form with us and get it in a simpler and easy way.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
What are the documents required to apply?
The requirements are the following:
- Valid passport 6 months beyond your planned departure date.
- Credit/Debit card to process your payment.
Do I need a COVID vaccine or vaccination certificate to enter Hong Kong?
Hong Kong now allows foreign visitors who have been fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival. A vaccination certificate in English or Chinese must be presented, along with a written confirmation in English or Chinese.
COVID-19 vaccination certificates are mandatory if you are coming from any country except mainland China, Taiwan or Macao. However, unvaccinated children under 12 accompanied by fully vaccinated parents are exempt from this requirement.
Accepted vaccines are: AstraZeneca, Anhui Zhifei Longcom, Covaxin, Pfizer, CanSinoBIO, Sputnik V, Vero Cell, Janssen, Moderna, Nuvoxavid, Covishield, Covovax, Sinopharm, and Sinovac.
Do I need a COVID-19 test to travel to Hong Kong?
COVID test prior to arrival: Antigen within 24 hours.
COVID test exemptions: Travelers coming from Mainland China or Macao, children under 3 and transit passengers.
Note: Travelers are advised to complete the online Health Declaration Form after they have obtained the negative RAT result.
Will I be required to quarantine once I get to Hong Kong?
Arrivals from Macao or mainland China:
Quarantine requirements: Self-monitoring for 3 days
Quarantine testing: a PCR on day 2
Arrivals from Taiwan and the rest of the world:
Quarantine requirements: 3-day medical surveillance
Quarantine testing: Daily rapid antigen tests until day 7 and a PCR on Day 2 after arrival.
What are the processing times and prices?
You can choose between these options:
STANDARD PROCESSING TIME (24 hours): USD $55.99.
RUSH PROCESSING TIME (4 hours): USD $55.99.
SUPER RUSH PROCESSING TIME (30 minutes): USD $88.99.
How long can I stay in Hong Kong with the Health Declaration?
Canadian citizens can stay in Hong Kong for up to 90 days without a visa.
How can I apply for a Hong Kong Electronic Health Declaration?
Believe it or not, you can do this application by yourself and will take you 10 minutes or less. All you have to do is click here to apply, then fill the blank spaces with your information and proceed with the payment.
How many times can I enter Hong Kong with a Hong Kong Electronic Health Declaration?
You will be able to use your Hong Kong Electronic Health Declaration just for Single Entry. It is also important to mention that this document will expire in 30 days after issued automatically.
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I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more info?
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