SDMC launches webpage for quarantine of Sarawakians, spouses and family members returning from overseas | Malaysia

Requests through the enterHotel webpage should be made within four to seven business days prior to departure to Malaysia. ― photo of Bernama

KUCHING, Jan 26 ― Sarawakians or their spouses and family members returning from overseas and transiting Peninsular Malaysia can now arrange their mandatory quarantine via the State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) webpage enterHotel .

Applications should be made through the websitewithin four to seven working days prior to departure for Malaysia, SDMC said in its updated Covid-19 standard operating procedure which was effective as of yesterday.

This only applies to Sarawakians or their spouses and family members who must undergo mandatory quarantine at the first point of entry who are KLIA or KLIA2.

For non-Sarawakians, including long-stay pass holders, they are required to undergo mandatory quarantine at the first point of entry into Malaysia, which are KLIA or KLIA2, depending on their own arrangement.

The quarantine period for those who are fully vaccinated and have received their booster dose is five days, while those who are fully vaccinated without a booster is seven days.

Those with partial or incomplete vaccination will be quarantined for 10 days. Those who are not vaccinated are not allowed to enter Malaysia.

Malaysians and non-Malaysians entering from outside Malaysia will only be allowed to travel to Sarawak after their quarantine is over and they have tested negative with the rT-PCR test.

If they are found positive, they will be isolated and referred to the Ministry of Health.

For full SOP requirements on enterSarawak, click here. ― Borneo Post

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