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Notice on Airline Boarding Requirements for Certificates Of Negative Nucleic Acid and Anti-Body Blood Tests Results
2020/10/31

In order to reduce cross-border transmission of Covid-19, starting from November 4, 2020, all Chinese and foreign passengers who are to fly from Barbados and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to China will be required to take nucleic acid and IgM anti-body tests and then apply for a green health code with the "HS" mark or a certified health declaration form before boarding the flight. The specific requirements are as follows:

I. Test Requirements

Passengers from Barbados and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines going to China via connecting flights must take nucleic acid and IgM anti-body tests in the origin country within 48 hours before boarding their flight to the transit country and then take both tests again in the transit country within 48 hours before boarding the plane to China.

Passengers from Barbados and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines must apply at the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Barbados for green health codes with the "HS" mark certified health declaration forms with certificates of negative results, and apply at Chinese embassy/consulates in transit countries for green health codes with the "HS" mark or certified health declaration forms with certificates of negative results of the second tests.

The Chinese Embassy designates Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory to carry out the nucleic acid and IgM anti-body test for the passengers start from Barbados. Passengers from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines can choose local institution which is qualified to carry out the test.

II. Foreign Passengers Applying for Certified Health Status Declaration Form

Foreign passengers must email the scanned copies of their negative nucleic acid and IgM anti-body tests results along with their passport information page and the signed health declaration form to the Chinese embassy/consulates mailbox. The Chinese embassy/consulates will then examine and verify the above information and email the stamped certified health declaration form back to the passenger. Passengers are advised to print the form out and bring the form with them to the airport. They must present the form within its validity period to the airlines flying directly to China before boarding.Validity period of Certified Health Status Declaration Form is calculated based on sampling date.

Email address to apply for certified health declaration form are as follows:

Embassy in Barbados: consulate_brb@mfa.gov.cn

Embassy in the UK:testreportuk@gmail.com

Consulate General in Frankfurt:frankfurt_test@outlook.com

Consulate General in New York:cnnyhdf@gmail.com

Consulate General in Toronto:covidcheckfortravel@gmail.com

III. Reminder

Please read the requirements carefully and follow them accordingly. Failure to obtain a certified health declaration form with negative nucleic acid and IgM anti-body tests results means you do not qualify for boarding the flight to China and will have to change your itinerary.

If you must go to China via connecting flights, please check the transit country's entry regulations and its nucleic acid and IgM anti-body tests requirements beforehand. Currently airports in the UK, Germany, Canada and the US do not provide test service. Failure to enter the transit country or meet the requirements regarding the tests or certified health declaration form could result in being stranded and heightened infection risks.

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