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Singapore Travel Restrictions

80.33% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 79.99% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Singapore.

Singapore entry details and exceptions

Entry to Singapore is applicable to the following:

    -Singapore Citizens and permanent residents (PR)
    -Long term pass holders and immediate relatives of Singapore citizens/PRs.
    -Short term social/business visitors - must have a valid SafeTravel Pass or Air Travel Pass.
Approved short-term visitors must present an insurance that has a minimum coverage of SGD30,000 for COVID-19 medical treatment.

All travelers, except Singapore citizens and PRs need to present an entry approval from authorities upon entry to the country.

All travelers are required to submit an electronic health declaration within 72 hours prior to arrival to Singapore.

More details can be found here and on this site.


Outgoing travel to SingaporeTravelling from New Zealand to Singapore

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Singapore.

Details and exceptions

All travelers aged 3 and above are required to show proof of negative PCR test result. Upon arrival, travelers will be tested again at their own cost.

For travelers who will be required to serve a Stay Home Notice, they will be required to be tested prior to the end of their isolation period.

Details on testing when traveling to Singapore can be found here and on this site.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Singapore.

Details and exceptions

Traveler must also take rapid antigen tests during quarantine and also take a COVID-19 PCR test at the end of quarantine.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Singapore

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Singapore must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Singapore will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Singapore

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Singapore. Please check the official guidelines from Singapore for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.

  • Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Singapore.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Singapore.

  • Mask usage in Singapore is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Singapore are open. Bars in Singapore are open with restrictions.

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