Provincial Governor Atty. Francisco T. Matugas issued EXECUTIVE ORDER 21-037, s. 2021, “AN ORDER UPDATING THE MANDATORY PROTOCOLS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR TRAVELERS GOING TO THE PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL NORTE” with the following salient features:

  1. Surigao del Norte residents who travel going to this Province will no longer be required to present negative result on swab/saliva RT-PCR Test if he/she can present COVID-19 domestic VACCINATION CARD (duly issued by legitimate vaccinating establishment); and

  2. Mandatory Use of QR-Coded Vaccination Card. The Surigao State College of Technology is requested to expand the use of the Surigao del Norte e-HEALTH Pass System by facilitating the generation of QR-Coded vaccination card for Surigao del Norte residents so as to prevent the presentation of falsified vaccination card.