Published in all local newspapers in the Kingdom, the Saudi General Authority of Civil Aviation has instructed airlines to update the entry mechanism and procedures for residents and visitors from countries from which they are allowed to come and reduce the duration of quarantine.
Hence, she said in a press statement that the unvaccinated person who has received one dose of the approved vaccines in the Kingdom must submit a negative (PCR) examination of a sample taken within 72 hours before leaving to the Kingdom at the highest rate, and that institutional quarantine procedures are applied to him for a period of time. Five days, and that a corona examination is conducted within 24 hours of arrival.
And also another examination on the fifth day after arrival, and the institutional quarantine period ends with the appearance of a negative result of the examination, and in this regard, it was made clear that the next person who completed one of the vaccines not approved by the World Health Organization and not approved in the Kingdom, or completed one of the approved and unapproved World Health Organization vaccines. in the Kingdom.
Provided that a negative (PCR) examination is submitted for a sample taken within 72 hours before departure to the Kingdom at the latest, and that institutional quarantine procedures are applied to it for a period of five days, and that a corona examination is conducted within 24 hours of arrival and another examination on the fifth day after arrival and ends The duration of institutional quarantine with a negative test result.
New instructions regarding entry procedures for Saudi residents and visitors
From the foregoing, it has been shown that non-vaccinated escorts under the age of eighteen are subject to home quarantine procedures for a period of five days, provided that a corona examination (for those who have completed eight years and above) is conducted on the fifth day, and is committed to applying all precautionary measures determined by the Ministry the health. It shall apply to non-married companions who have completed eighteen years of age or more.
Institutional quarantine procedures, and she said that this will be effective as of Thursday, September 23 from 12 noon, noting that the home quarantine procedures for male and female citizens will be amended, so that non-immune ones are subjected to home quarantine for a period of five days, and that an examination is conducted Corona virus for them on the fifth day with the application of the precautionary measures determined by the Ministry of Health.