• British Forces Brunei HQ

Headquarters COVID-19 Update 14.01.21

Headline:

  • COVID Test for UK & Nepal Bound Travel


COVID Test for UK and Nepal Bound Travel

From 0400 UTC 18 Jan 21, there is a requirement for all international arrivals into the UK including UK nationals to present a negative PCR COVID test taken within 72 hours prior to departure. Failure to meet this requirement may result in not being able to board their flight or a £500 fine on arrival . This applies to all personnel entering the UK.

Tests for entitled travel will be funded by the Garrison and can be conducted at Sari Clinic in KB Hospital, operating hours are Monday to Thursday and Saturday, 07:45-12:15 & 1330-1630. Its closed on Friday’s and Sunday’s.

The British Forces Brunei Travel Policy will be updated accordingly and sent across the Garrison in the coming days.

It is an individual's responsibility to ensure they have a COVID test within 72hrs prior to departure to the UK.

This policy is the same for all travellers departing for Nepal.