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Travel Advisory

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA EASES TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR RETURNING AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS, PERMANENT RESIDENTS

19 10 2021

Travel Advisory No. 213

  


SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA EASES TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR RETURNING AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS, PERMANENT RESIDENTS

 

To our valued passengers:

 

Please be advised that effective November 1, 2021, Australian citizens, permanent residents, and their immediate family members will be eligible to enter Sydney, Australia without quarantine arrangements provided that they are fully-vaccinated and comply with document requirements.

 

A traveler must be fully-vaccinated with any of the following vaccine brands recognized by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA):

 

- COVID-19 Pfizer Comirnaty

- AstraZeneca Vaxzevria

- Janssen-Cilag (also known as Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19

- Moderna Spikevax

- Coronavac (Sinovac)

- Covishield (AstraZeneca/Serum Institute of India)

 

Please be ready with a vaccination certificate issued by a national public health authority, in the form of a digital or paper certificate.

 

You must also present your negative RT-PCR result taken within 72 hours and a duly accomplished Australia Travel Declaration at least 72 hours before flight departure.

 

Unvaccinated individuals, and those who have received vaccines that are not approved/recognized by TGA must quarantine for a period of 14 days. 

 

However, non-Australian citizens and non-permanent residents are not allowed to enter Australia, unless a travel exemption is secured from the Australian Department of Home Affairs.

 

Please refer to New South Wales (NSW) Health’s website for more details: https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/travel-restrictions/quarantine.

 

Information on immediate family members and their requirements can be viewed here: https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/immediate-family-australian-citizens-or-permanent-residents-or-new-zealand-citizens-usually-resident-australia.

 

Here are our scheduled Manila to Sydney flights:

• November 5 (via Brisbane)

• November 9, 12, 16, 19 and 26

• December 3 (via Brisbane)

• December 7, 10, 14, 17, 20, 22, 23, 26, 27 and 28

• January to March 2022 – Every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

 

Return flights from Sydney to Manila are as follows:

• November 6

• November 10, 13, 17, 20 and 27 (via Melbourne)

• December 4

• December 8, 11, 15, 18 (via Melbourne)

• December 21, 23, 27, 28 and 29

• January to March 2022 – Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

 

We will continue to monitor new information the New South Wales government may provide in the coming days.

 

For more information, please visit www.philippineairlines.com, our official social media pages, or call our hotline at (+632) 8855-8888.

 

Thank you.

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