The General Administration of Customs of China announced that it has adjusted the content of the entry-exit health declaration card. Entrants are no longer required to declare eight items such as seat number of the mode of transport, start and end date of the journey. History, home residential address and others. Complex declaration items have been reduced from 18 to 10.
The Central News Agency reported that according to this announcement, the 11th edition of the above “SugarThe new system of “The People’s Republic of China Entry/Exit Health Declaration Card” was launched online at 0:00 am on the 16th to optimize and adjust the entry and exit health declaration content.
The new version of the health declaration card sets up different declaration projects according to different scenarios such as entry, exit and people traveling to and from Hong Kong and Macao. It removes declaration content such as transportation seat number and household residence, and also simplifies filling out requirements for residence history, contact information, etc.
After adjustment, the health declaration items for incoming passengers have been reduced from 18 to 10 items; Health declaration items for outbound travelers have been reduced from 17 to 9 items; And health declaration items have been reduced for people traveling to and from Hong Kong and Macao. Has been reduced from 11 to 9 items.
The General Administration of Customs of China stressed that health declarations are implemented in accordance with the lawpandemicThe prevention and control system is also an important means for early detection and prevention of infectious diseases; At present, the new coronavirus is still mutating.monkeypoxCholera, dengue fever and other infectious diseases are prevalent, the health declaration system is an effective measure to respond to the current situation of “preventing multiple diseases simultaneously”.
China’s General Administration of Customs reported that since the implementation of “Category B and B control” for the new coronavirus on January 8 this year, as of August 31, 16,901 cases of new coronavirus infection were discovered through entry-exit health Has been done. There were 3,412 cases of declaration-related measures, monkeypox, malaria, dengue fever and other infectious diseases, including cholera.
At present, when entering and exiting China, you must still comply with Chinese customs requirements and fill out the health declaration form truthfully. Many arriving passengers only find out that they need to fill out relevant documents before getting off the plane and going through customs, so they quickly download the mobile app and fill it out on the spot. Because of the project it is complex and takes a lot of time.
Taking immigrants as an example, before the amendment, the content of the entry-exit health declaration card was complex. Apart from basic information like name, birthday, gender and ID number, it was also required to fill the seat number. mode of transportation, household residential address, name and contact information of a household contact person. Phone number and other details; After the amendment, the essential items have been reduced from 18 to 10.