Negative Covid-19 test results to be mandatory for outbound passengers

All outbound passengers travelling by ferry boat or airplane will need to present valid negative Covid-19 nucleic acid test results before leaving Macau, starting from July 14 (Tuesday) 6:00am, according to a statement from the Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Centre.

To be considered valid, the test result must have been issued in the previous seven-day period and has to be included in the certified Macau Health Code. 

The Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Centre said in the statement issued on Sunday night that the move is aimed t ensuring the safety of both passengers and crew onboard the vessels.