Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship
Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship

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The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, in coordination with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, announced the start of movement through land ports at the state level, while exempting citizens of the Sultanate of Oman from the requirement of prior approval for entry from the country's land ports, as of Monday, November 16, 2020.

Citizens of the Sultanate are required to present a negative (PCR) test result, provided that the pre-examination is from accredited laboratories in the Sultanate of Oman and that the validity period of the examination does not exceed 48 hours from the date of the examination, and the obligation to conduct a Covid 19 examination in the ports upon arrival and follow all preventive measures As a precaution according to the approved protocols, in addition to installing the Al-Hosn application, visitors from the Sultanate's citizens are obligated to conduct a PCR examination on the fourth day in the event of staying for four consecutive days inside the country.

The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship also noted that the quarantine procedures for visitors coming from outside the country are in accordance with the local procedures followed in the various emirates of the state.

In the case of examination at the port and the result was positive, procedures for not allowing entry to the country will be applied, according to the international procedures followed.