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The travel advice is Do not travel to Vietnam. Get travel alerts and advice before travelling to Vietnam. Vietnam is part of Asia with main city at Hanoi. Its Developing country with a population of 93M people. The main currency is Dong. The languages spoken are Vietnamese.
👍 Developing   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 93M people

🛡️ Travel safety for Vietnam

Do not travel

April 1, 2020

The Vietnamese Government has imposed an Emergency Nationwide Quarantine. Strict social distancing rules apply. Residents and visitors must restrict movements to purchasing necessities or attending work in locations deemed essential. If you're in Vietnam and wish to leave, do so as soon as possible while commercial options are still available. Follow the Australian Embassy social media for updates on flights (see 'local contacts'). If you decide to remain in Vietnam, follow the instructions of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Vietnam.

🚨 Travel Alert for Vietnam

Issued date: March 26, 2020

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter Viet Nam.

- This does not apply to nationals of Viet Nam.

- This does not apply to passengers for diplomatic or official duty. They will be subject to mandatory medical declaration and self-isolation.

- This does not apply to passengers who are experts, business managers or highly skilled workers. They will be subject to mandatory medical declaration and self-isolation.

2. For transportation of nationals of Vietnam returning to Vietnam, airlines must contact the Vietnamese Diplomatic Representative agency in the local country in advance. Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) is temporarily suspending all flights.

3. All passengers will be placed on quarantine at a designated facility for 14 days upon arrival.

4. All visa issuances are suspended.

5. All passengers must fill out a quarantine form prior to arrival.

6. Passengers who travel for diplomatic or official purpose will undergo a medical examination at the border before allowed to enter Viet Nam.

7. Nationals of Italy and Korea (Rep.) with a normal passport are no longer visa exempt.

8. Nationals of Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Norway, Spain, Sweden and passengers with a British passport are no longer visa exempt.

9. Passengers with a Certificate of Visa Exemption issued by Viet Nam are no longer visa exempt if they reside in China (People's Rep.), Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Korea (Rep.), Norway, Spain, Sweden or United Kingdom.

10. Nationals of Belarus, Japan and Russian Fed. with a normal passport are no longer visa exempt.

11. Passengers with a Certificate of Visa Exemption issued by Viet Nam are no longer visa exempt if they are nationals of Belarus, Japan or Russian Fed. with a normal passport.

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Last updated: March 26, 2020