Land, sea borders closure extended for another two weeks

With the consent of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, and in reference to the media release issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on April 6, the temporary suspension on entry of foreign nationals via land and sea ports, including transits through Brunei, is extended by 14 days until May 7, except for entry and transit travels that have been granted approval by the government.

Entry and transits through Brunei may only be considered for official government travels; students who are required to attend school; emergency services; and foreign-registered transport operators with Cross-Country Permits issued by the government for import deliveries of essential goods. Additionally, transit vehicles will be issued Transit Permits by the government, and the travellers will be subject to existing entry conditions and procedures.

Temporary suspension on the collection and delivery of private goods at checkpoints handled by runners registered in Brunei is also extended by 14 days until May 7.

Temporary suspension on commuters via land and sea for the purpose of work is also extended by 14 days until May 7.

The conditions for the consideration of entry and exit travel are subject to review by the Cross-Border Affairs Steering Committee from time to time. For information, contact travel hotline at 120 during working hours.