To Filipinos and visitors to the Philippine Embassy in Singapore, please be informed of an advisory that was released last 11th February 2020. The advisory mentions of a temperature scanning that will be conducted and the restrictions for those who are found to have a high temperature or those who may have symptoms of illnesses when they enter the embassy.
Also Read: Embassy Advisory on Novel Coronavirus Infection in Singapore
Additionally, visitors who have travelled to Hong Kong, Macau and China within the last 14 days will also not be allowed to enter the embassy. Please see the full advisory below.
Embassy Advisory: Temperature Scanning at the Embassy
In line with the raising of the Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (DORSCON) to alert level Orange, the Embassy will be implementing the following procedures to protect its clients who visit the Embassy:
1. Temperature scanning of all persons entering the Embassy. Any person with a temperature of 37.7 degrees Celsius or higher will not be allowed entry to the Embassy.
2. The Embassy will also not allow the entry of any person exhibiting symptoms of illness, such as cough, runny nose, etc.
3. All visitors must fill up a travel and health questionnaire. Those with travel history to China, Macau and Hong Kong in the last 14 days will not be allowed to enter the Embassy.
The Embassy hopes for your kind understanding.
Philippine Embassy (Singapore), 11 Feb 2020