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1.Reminder for the Passengers Travel to Australia Focusing on Epidemic Prevention Requirements

According to Australian government announcement, the passengers who take Beijing Capital flight to Australia have to follow below epidemic prevention requirements:

I.If you are arriving in Australia (including direct and transiting through other countries) after 5 January 2023 from China, Hong Kong or Macao, you must provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken in the 48 hours before your scheduled departure date, and must be ready to show this evidence when boarding for your flight. You may need to show it again for customs once you arrive in Australia.

Rapid antigen test (RAT) and nucleic acid amplification technology (NAA) tests, including Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), are accepted tests. RAT tests must be administered or supervised by a medical practitioner. A result from your testing provider can be used as evidence of a negative test if a NAA test is used. If a RAT is used, a certificate from the medical practitioner administering, or supervising, the test will be required. This certificate must include: date and time of the test; name of the individual tested; type of test conducted; brand and make of the test; certification that the specimen for the test was collected, and the test was carried out, by or under the supervision of a medical practitioner; result of the test; signature of the medical practitioner providing the certificate.

If your flight is delayed you do not need a new test, however, if your flight is rescheduled or cancelled you will need to be able to provide evidence of a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken no more than 48 hours before the new scheduled departure date.


i.are a child under 12 years old on the day of your scheduled departure

ii.have recent evidence from a medical practitioner (from the last 30 days) that you have a medical condition that prevents you from taking a COVID-19 test

iii.have evidence from a medical practitioner that you have had and recovered from COVID-19 in the 30 days prior to your scheduled flight. This evidence needs to include: the date you were assessed by the medical practitioner; a statement you had COVID-19 but are now considered recovered and not infectious; the date of your first positive COVID-19 test and a statement this is at least 7 days before your assessment; a statement you have not had a fever or respiratory symptoms in the last 72 hours.

iv.are on an emergency medical evacuation flight

Details as below Australian government website:


III.Details of prohibited items as following website:


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2.Reminder for China-bound Passengers Focusing on Epidemic Prevention Requirements

According to "the interim measures for the exchange of Chinese and foreign personnel following the decision to manage COVID-19 with measures against Class-B infectious diseases" announced by Chinese government, 27 DEC 2023, China-bound passengers need to take ONE PCR test within 48 hours prior to departure and with a negative PCR test result can go to China.

In order to keep healthy and safe international travel and following Chinese Embassy requirements, from 17 JAN 2023(at local time),Beijing Capital Airlines will check hard copy of negative PCR test result that should be within 48 hours prior to departure. Chinese customs will check inbound passengers negative PCR test result on random.

For the convenience of travel preparation, requirements for Proof of COVID-19 Test and China-bound epidemic prevention requirements guide as below, please ready carefully, comply and execute.

Requirements for Proof of COVID-19 Test

I. The proof must have the name of the traveler, which should be exactly the same as it appears on the travel document used for the flight. It is recommended that the date of birth and travel document number also be shown on the proof

II. The proof must also have:

Time of the test or time of issue (at least one of them should be within 48 hours before boarding); testing method (which should be nucleic acid testing; antigen testing will not be accepted); test result (which should be negative; 'uncertain’ will not be accepted); and name and contact details of the testing institution.

III. The proof must be in the official language of the place of departure of your flight to China, or in English. It will be checked by the airline of your flight to China.

IV. It should be a hard copy. If the testing institution issued a digital copy, please print it out and take it with you.

Epidemic Prevention Requirements Guide

I. Pre-boarding Nucleic Acid Test

All China-bound travelers will need to take nucleic acid test for COVID-19 within 48 hours before boarding, and can only travel to China when your test result is negative or after it turns from positive to negative. Please always bring the proof of your negative COVID-19 test result with you for inspection.

ll. Health Declaration to China Customs

You are required to declare your negative test result to China Customs by filling the Health Declaration Form on the WeChat miniprogram of China Customs (scan the QR code below), or at https://htdecl.chinaport.gov.cn, or via the China Customs APP.

Ill. Boarding Check

At boarding time, airlines will check if you have a negative result within 48 hours, and those who fail to present such a proof will not be allowed to board the plane.

IV. Self-protection on the Aircraft

You are suggested to wear a mask throughout the flight and take good personal protection to reduce the risk of infection

V. Inspection upon Entry

You can gothrough customs with your health declaration result, and China Customs may check your proof of negative COVID-19 test result. If you pass the health declaration and entry inspection, no further requirements will be imposed. If there are anomalies in your health declaration or you are showing symptoms such as fever, you are required to take an antigen test by China Customs. Those whose results are positive will need to self-quarantine or seek medical treatment as notified by the authority. Those whose results are negative will go through routine quarantine inspection by China Customs in accordance with the Frontier Health and Quarantine Law and other laws and regulations.

VI. After-entry Epidemic Prevention and Control

After entry into China, you will have to strictly abide by the epidemic prevention and control requirements of the place where you stay.

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3.Reminder for Passengers Travel between Mainland China and Hong Kong

From 8 January 2023, the passengers travel between mainland China and Hong Kong will have to present, at the time of boarding, a COVID-19 test result no more than 48 hours before the start of the flight.

All inbound passengers from Macao aged 3 or above on the date of arrival at Hong Kong will be required to conduct a rapid antigen test within 24 hours, or undergo a polymerase chain reaction-based nucleic acid test (PCR test) within 48 hours, prior to the scheduled time of arrival in Hong Kong, and obtain a negative result for entering Hong Kong. If passengers have stayed in the Mainland on the day of, or in the seven days prior to, arrival at Hong Kong, the passengers will be required to undergo a PCR test within 48 hours prior to the scheduled time of arrival at Hong Kong, and obtain a negative result for entering Hong Kong.

For further details, please refer to below web link:



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4.Reminder for Passengers Travel to Portugal

According to Portugal Ministry of Health latest announcement, Passengers on flights from China will be subject to“random but mandatory testing, and the measure takes effect from 7 January 23,Lisbon local time from 00:00 to 23:59.

As of 00:00 on 8 January 2023, passengers from China "will have to present, at the time of boarding, a negative test, PCR or TRAg, carried out no later than 48 hours before the start of the flight".

Passengers and crew on flights to and from China must wear a mask during the flight and reinforce hygiene measures, namely hand washing and disinfection.

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5.Reminder for Passengers Travel to UK

According to the latest UK government announcement, passengers who travel with Capital Airlines flight to UK have to meet the following requirements:

1. From 5 January 2023, the passengers who travel to England from mainland China (including transfer to UK) and are aged 12 or older, need to take a negative COVID-19 test result no more than 2 days before you travel.

2. This applies to all direct and indirect flights originating from mainland China. An indirect flight involves stops in one or more other countries or territories before arriving in England. This includes if you are travelling through Hong Kong or Macao.

3. The passengers must provide the original test result notification. Test result must be in either English, French or Spanish.

4. Test result can be provided as a printed document, an email or text message you can show on your phone. It must include the following information: your name, which should match the name on your travel documents; your date of birth or age; the result of the test; the date the test sample was collected or received by the test provider; the name of the test provider and their contact details; confirmation of the type of test taken, this can be a lateral flow or PCR.

5. The passengers cannot use an NHS-provided test as a pre-departure test.

6. From 8 January 2023, some passengers will be invited to take a voluntary test on arrival to monitor for potential new variants. This applies to passengers aged 18 or over who are travelling from mainland China and arriving at Heathrow Airport only.

7. For further details, please refer to the web link of UK government: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-to-england-from-another-country-during-coronavirus-covid-19

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