Extension of Temporary Suspension on Cross-Border Activities

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 on the 10th of March 2021, the Prime Minister's Office would like to inform the public on the following:

Temporary suspension on entry of foreign nationals from Malaysia, including transits through Brunei Darussalam via land and sea ports, is extended by 14 more days from the 24th of March until 7th April 2021.

Meanwhile, transit through Brunei Darussalam may only be considered for vehicles which have Transit Permits issued by the Brunei Government, with an endorsement from the relevant Malaysian authorities, and is subject to the existing entry conditions and procedures for the purpose of official Government travels; schooling; emergency services such as ambulances, police and military; and Malaysia-registered Transport Operators with Cross-Country Permits issued by the Government of Brunei Darussalam for import deliveries of essential goods to Brunei Darussalam and Malaysia.

Temporary suspensions on the collection and delivery of private goods at checkpoints handled by runners registered in Brunei Darussalam, as well as temporary suspension on commuters via land and sea for the purpose of work are also extended by 14 more days until the 7th of April 2021. The conditions for the consideration of entry and exit travel mentioned above are subject to review by the Cross-Border Affairs Steering Committee from time to time.

For further information and details, please contact hotline 120 during working hours.

Source: Radio Television Brunei