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Singapore – Coronavirus Disease Update

As part of the measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (2019-nCoV), all vessels that had been to any ports in China in the past 14 days; or all arriving vessels with crew/passengers who have travelled to China in the past 14days prior entering Singapore are required to submit the following documents to the Port Health Unit/ Central Regional Office 24 hours before arrival at Singapore Port:

  • The Maritime Declaration of Health Form
  • IMO Crew list / Passenger list
  • Current copy of Ship Sanitation Certificates
  • Last 5 ports of call list

The stated documents must be submitted regardless whether there are any sick crew / passengers on board. This procedure was implemented with effect from 1st February 2020 at 2359hrs local time. This will also apply to all on signing crews in Singapore. No sign off will be granted until further notice.

Affected Vessels will be allowed to enter port to carry out their operations however all crews are to remain on board through out vessel’s port call.

More information about the maritime declaration of health is also available through portservices@benline.com.sg.