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Note: An Overseas Filipino Worker or OFW is a person from the Philippines who is living and working in another country, typically on a temporary basis. This includes land-based OFWs and seafarers/sea-based OFWs. Families traveling together with at least one OFW will be considered all OFWs. Non-OFWs refer to Returning Overseas Filipinos (non-OFW students, non-OFW Balikbayan, non-OFW tourist, etc.), spouse and children of Filipinos, diplomats, foreign officials accredited by the Philippines, and eligible non-Filipino/foreign citizens.

Testing and quarantine protocols for or Unvaccinated, partially vaccinated or individuals whose vaccination status cannot be independently validated.

Travelers coming from “Green” List Countries

(Temporarily suspended as specified in IATF 151-A)

Travelers coming from “Yellow” List Countries

  • Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
  • 5th day swabbing
  • Self-monitoring until the 14th day upon arrival


  • Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
  • 7th day swabbing
  • Home quarantine until the 14th day upon arrival


The testing and quarantine protocols of minors shall follow the testing and quarantine protocol of the parent/guardian traveling with them, regardless of the minor’s vaccination status, and country of origin.















For more information on testing and quarantine protocols for fully vaccinated travelers, whether in the Philippines or abroad, and are coming from “Green” or “Yellow” list countries, check  https://bit.ly/PALTravelsToPH-Vaccinated



1. All travelers should register to the Bureau of Quarantine e-Health Declaration Card (e-HDC) including children. Declare your personal information, health status, and travel history.




 Register as early as 24 hours before the flight through https://www.onehealthpass.com.ph/e-HDC. Simply click “Yes” when asked “Are your currently at the Airport of Departure or are you Departing today for the Philippines?”




Accurately and completely fill-out all required fields including the e-HDC. Upon completion, please ensure to save a copy of your unique transaction number and your QR code which will be required upon check-in. Failure to present the OHP QR code may result to non-acceptance to the flight.


2. Register to the Philippine Red Cross’ electronic Case Investigation Form as early as 3 days before your flight departure:


For OFWs: https://bit.ly/SFSeCIFReg 
For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos: https://bit.ly/SFSRCPayReg (you will be directed to the product cart of Philippine Red Cross, and must pay for your RT-PCR test in advance together with your registration. Click here for full instructions on how to pay and register. 


3. For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos, please ensure to have a confirmed booking (including transportation arrangements) at a hotel accredited by Tourism and Health Agencies. You will not be able to board the flight if you miss to hold and present a confirmed booking upon check-in.

Passengers arriving before hotel standard check-in times are encouraged to book an additional night to ensure room availability. Please click here for the list of quarantine hotels in Subic. 

4. For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos, please accomplish the PAL Passenger Profile Form as early as 3 days before departure at https://bit.ly/SFSPPForm.


5. Upon check-in, sign the Declaration and Waiver Form presented by our check-in agent, indicating that you are healthy and fit to travel.


6. During your flight, accomplish the Health Declaration Form, Arrival Card, and Bureau of Customs Form.


7. Listen to the briefing conducted by the Philippine Coast Guard. Undergo a temperature check and submit your Health Declaration Form.

8. Upon deplaning, proceed to your respective desks:

  • For OFWs, proceed to the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Desk for your quarantine hotel assignment.
  • For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos, proceed to the Tourism Desk for hotel verification.

8. Clear with Immigration and submit the Arrival Card.

10. Claim your baggage at the designated carousel. Go through Customs Check and submit the Bureau of Customs Form. 



11. Check in at your hotel and wait for your scheduled test, depending on your swab schedule. Day 1 starts on the day you arrive in the Philippines. If you develop COVID-19 symptoms (e.g., dry cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste and/or smell, etc.) at any time before your scheduled test, please inform the hotel you are staying in so a medical or BOQ officer can assess and check up on you immediately.

12. For OFWs, your accommodation and food during your stay will be shouldered by the Philippine government. For non-OFWs and eligible non-Filipinos, your accommodation and food during your stay will be at your own expense. 


13. If you test positive, the Bureau of Quarantine will assess you for further quarantine or medical management. 


For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos:
If you test negative, your test result will be released within 24 hours after your swab test is taken. Your medical quarantine certificate will be sent by the BOQ to your hotel.


For OFWs:

If you test negative, OWWA shall send your RT-PCR Test result and BOQ medical quarantine certificate.


14. You may call your relatives or respective Local Government Units to pick you up at your hotel or arrange your own transportation. 

For OFWs, further transportation arrangements will be shouldered by OWWA. For non-OFWs and non-Filipinos with an original destination in Manila, Philippine Airlines shall accommodate you on a shuttle/bus that will take you to NAIA Terminal 2. Please coordinate with your hotel so that they can notify us that you are ready to be transferred to Manila.


If you wish to terminate your travel in Subic instead, you must sign a Declaration and Release Form from PAL, available at the reception desk of your hotel.


15. If you have an onward PAL flight, please ensure to pre-register and secure all travel and health documents required by your destination’s Local Government Unit (LGU). Click here for more information.

16. Please complete your home quarantine or self-isolation under the monitoring of your LGU and Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERT).