South Korea

COVID-19 Global Port Restrictions

All Ports

New joiners shall get PCR test at least 72 hours before vessel dep time at the joining port with effect from 15th Jan 2021. (All countries, NO exception)

  1. With regards to the above newly added requirement by the Korean Government, we would like to emphasize required timing is before vessel departure time of port, not 72 hours before joining. >>If vessel departs at port on 16th 1200LT, must take PCR test later than 13th 1200LT.
  2. Master to report their crew change plan one week before taking place.
South Korea

Disclaimer: As local conditions and regulations can change by the hour, before making any firm plans please contact to give you the latest updates for individual countries.