Updated guidelines re travel and quarantining protocols in the municipality of Camalig, Albay incorporated under Executive Order No. 7, s. 2021, pursuant to Resolution No. 101 by the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID)
To ensure effective and coordinated Coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and containment efforts in Camalig, Albay, the following travel and quarantining protocols are hereby reiterated:
Minimum Public Health Standards:
1. Minimum public health standards, which include physical distancing, hand hygiene, cough etiquette, and wearing of face masks and face shields among others, shall be strictly implemented
Testing and Quarantine:
1. Testing shall not be mandatory for traveler except if the Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) will require testing as a requirement prior to travel, and such shall be limited to RT-PCR
2. No traveler shall be required to undergo quarantine unless they exhibit symptoms upon arrival at the territorial jurisdiction of Camalig, Albay
3. Persons Under Monitoring (PUMs) who have arrived before February 26, 2021 and are undergoing quarantine/isolation shall complete the mandatory 14-day quarantining days.
Documentary Requirements:
1. Travel Authority issued by the PNP of point of origin/Camalig MPS shall NO LONGER BE REQUIRED
2. Notice of Coordination issued by the Camalig Mayor’s Office shall NO LONGER BE REQUIRED
3. Authorized Persons Outside of Residence (APORs) from national government agencies and their attached agencies must provide their identification card, travel order, and travel itinerary, and must pass symptom-screening at ports of entry and exit pursuant to IATF Resolution No. 98-A issued on February 4, 2021
Screening/Holding Area:
1. All persons, returning to the territorial jurisdiction of Camalig, Albay whether LSI, APOR, OFW, ROF, Frontliner, foreigner, regardless of age, travelling via private and public vehicle (land, air, or sea), are mandatorily required to proceed immediately to the Camalig Training Center (CTC) screening/holding area at Brgy. Salugan for profiling, exposure, and health assessment
2. CTC is open 24/7
3. The Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERTs) activated in all 50 barangays are directed to immediately report non-compliant residents and other concerns
MHERT Hotlines:
CTC Hotline:
MDRRMO Hotlines:
For your information, guidance, and strict compliance.
Municipal Mayor
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO