COVID Australia Travel Requirements – Arriving Passengers from the Philippines

COVID Australia Travel Requirements – Arriving passengers from the Philippines: This is the updated advisory for traveling passengers arriving in Australia. This is sourced from Philippine Airlines COVID travel advisories.

These travel requirements are for travel to Australia only. Looking for information when arriving in the Philippines from abroad? Check out the COVID Travel Requirements for foreigners or returning overseas Filipinos arriving from abroad. Or click here for General Travel Requirements for Destinations Within the Philippines.

Covid Australia Travel Requirements

Australia Travel Requirements per Philippine Airlines Advisory: Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane)

Allowed Travelers

  • Fully vaccinated Australian citizens, permanent residents and their immediate family members may travel to Sydney and Melbourne without passenger caps.
  • Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated Australian citizens, permanent residents and their immediate family members may still travel to Sydney or Melbourne but shall be subject to the passenger cap mandated by the Australian government
  • Fully vaccinated eligible visa holders may travel to Australia without needing to apply for a travel exemption. 
  • Fully vaccinated Travelers from Safe Travel Zones (New Zealand, Singapore, Japan, Republic of Korea) 

General Requirements


  • Recognized Proof of Vaccination
  • If vaccinated in Australia, Australian Government-issued International COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate (ICVC)
  • If vaccinated overseas, Foreign-issued Vaccination Certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 Test (RT-PCR) Result taken within 72 hours prior to departure


Quarantine Requirements

  • Quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated travelers will depend on the state or territory they are traveling to. Visit the relevant state or territory government website for information about the current quarantine requirements that apply in that jurisdiction.

Unvaccinated travelers must quarantine for 14 days at designated facilities in your port of arrival – unless you have an exemption.

COVID Australia Travel Requirements for Arriving Local Passengers Disclaimer: Please note that there may be multiple travel requirements for each international destination. These rules are subject to change by the issuing foreign government authority and are issued for our passengers and the public’s safety. As these requirements may change at short notice, the advisories above serve as a general guide.

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