Brunei: Updated COVID-19-Related Entry and Exit Requirements

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Points  

  • The government of Brunei introduced new COVID-19 measures for foreign national travelers entering the country  
  • The government of Brunei introduced new COVID-19 measures for citizens and permanent residents exiting and entering the country  


The government of Brunei will relax COVID-19 regulations for foreign nationals entering the country via all entry points. Under these new measures, fully vaccinated foreign nationals will be permitted to enter the country. Fully vaccinated foreign nationals are defined as those who have received at least two doses of COVID-19 vaccines.  

Citizens and permanent residents of Brunei will be required to have at least three doses of a vaccine regimen received within three months of departure from Brunei (exit requirements) or entry into the country.  

All travelers entering the country must complete an Arrival Declaration Form (ADF) prior to entering the country.  

What are the Changes?  

On 14 July 2022, the government of Brunei introduced new COVID-19 entry and exit requirements. These requirements will differ depending on whether the traveler is a permanent resident or citizen of Brunei or a foreign national. Travelers entering the country should ensure that they hold the appropriate immigration authorization prior to arrival, where applicable.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Brunei’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

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This article was published on 18 July 2022 and may not be the most recent update concerning COVID-19 entrance restrictions, testing requirements and quarantine measurers. For the most recent updates be sure to check our Global Mobility Resource Center.

Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.