UPDATE: Talk of Test & Go cutoff date, permitted travellers can’t reschedule flights

UPDATE: At the conclusion of a Cabinet meeting this morning, a spokesperson for the Thai PM noted that Prayut Chan-o-cha supports extending the present suspension of the Test & Go program. The PM additionally indicated assist for a January 10 sunset date for presently accredited Thailand Pass functions – these permitted earlier than December 21 and for these purposes made before December 21 and were since accredited.
In the December announcement the CCSA announced that they might suspend the Test & Go AND Sandbox applications (excepting Phuket) until a minimum of January 4. In the present discussions about extending the suspensions there has not been any point out made from the future of the Phuket Sandbox.
It shall be up to the CCSA to make a final announcement about any of those proposals before they can be treated as ‘official’ however, as PM Prayut heads up the CCSA, and has this morning indicated his help of extending the postponement, and the reduce off date of January 10, it’s prone to confirmed, in The Thaiger’s opinion.
We provide this info in good faith and within the pursuits of the hundreds of travellers who will be inconvenienced if further postponements regarding the Thailand Pass go forward.
Here are the government’s printed ‘hotlines’ for individual enquiries about the Thailand Pass. We’ve had many people sending us messages expressing frustration about getting onto an actual particular person to discuss their points. We’d also advise anybody trying to get into Thailand right now to attempt to contact their native Thai Embassy and keep observe of their flights and any changes from their chosen airline.
ORIGINAL STORY: The Thai authorities may soon set a cutoff date for travellers entering under the Test & Go quarantine exemption scheme. Priceless is proposing that the cutoff date be set to January 10.
The January 10 cutoff was previously discussed and almost handed by the federal government last month. The Thai government even released a graphic with the January 10 date, saying that it might be the last day people may enter under the Test & Go scheme.
And for those accredited to enter, with a Thailand Pass QR code, they will not be able to alter their flight or their Thailand Pass, which is required to enter the nation, or it’ll turn out to be invalid.
In response to the emergence of the Omicron variant in Thailand final month, registration closed for the Test & Go scheme, in addition to the sandbox entry programmes, excluding the Phuket Sandbox. Those who’ve applied and been permitted to enter under one of the two schemes can nonetheless accomplish that.
For those that have not registered underneath the Thailand Pass, the Phuket Sandbox is now the one possibility for individuals who do not wish to bear a quarantine interval.
If you are totally vaccinated, and looking to journey to Phuket, you might e-book a 7 Day Sandbox Hotel bundle..

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