What’s NEW with the VACCINE PASS?
Starting from 30th September 2022, children aged between 5 to 11 have to comply with the specified vaccination requirements. Children need to show the valid vaccine pass when entering any applicable premises. That is:
- Having received 2 doses of COVID-19 vaccine; or
- Within 3 months after receiving the 2nd doses after the 1st dose of vaccine.
What about children aged above 12?
For the children aged above 12, they have to receive the 3rd dose after vaccinating 2nd dose within 5 months.
New function on the LeaveHomeSafe (LHS) Application
LHS application has a new function to facilitate the new arrangement of vaccine pass. Users can update LHS application, then the application can store up to 8 accompanied persons at the same time. In additions, the new function serves to enable members of the public:
- to store the vaccine pass of accompanied persons who are exempted from using the LHS application. That is, persons aged 15 or below; Or persons aged 65 or above
- Persons with disabilities
Therefore, it’s easier when a family entering to a premise, which only one person is need to present the vaccine pass for the whole family that accompanies together.
For further information, please contact us.
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