Government Gazette

Cancellation of the declaration of a state of emergency from October 1 after 19 consecutive extensions. Due to the improvement of the situation due to the cooperation of the Thai people, the terms, announcements and other orders are final.

On September 29, 2022, the Government Gazette website publishes an announcement regarding the cancellation of the declaration of a state of emergency in all localities throughout the Kingdom, announcements, requirements and related orders signed by Gen. Prawit Wongsuwan, Deputy Prime Minister.

Acting on behalf of the Prime Minister, announced on 29 September B.E.

According to the State of Emergency Declaration in all localities throughout the Kingdom dated March 25, 2020 and the period of emergency declaration in all local areas of the Kingdom has been extended for 19 times until September 30. 2022 to implement various measures

As provided in the Emergency Decree on Public Administration B.E.

The current situation of the outbreak of COVID-19

The overall world trend is improving.

which the World Health Organization has reported

The number of deaths from the disease has decreased significantly.

and the lowest number since March 2020, consistent with the overall situation in Thailand due to the implementation of intensive public health measures.

and has continued since the outbreak of the public cooperation in getting vaccinated

Implementation of necessary public health measures for disease prevention and control.

as well as the performance of duties of the officers vigorously

and by integrating the work of all sectors

This makes it possible to relax the enforcement of measures to mitigate the impact on both people and entrepreneurs to be able to live.

Driving economic and social activities to normalcy

The situation causing the declaration of a state of emergency has greatly eased.

by government agencies, both public health

By virtue of Section 5, paragraph three of the Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations B.E. .) has therefore issued the following announcement:

Article 1 The declaration of a state of emergency in all localities throughout the Kingdom, dated 25 March B.E. 2020, and an extension of the period of declaration of a state of emergency in all areas throughout the Kingdom shall be revoked.

The declaration of a serious state of emergency in the southern border provinces will continue to be in effect.

Clause 2. All the following terms, announcements and orders shall be terminated.

(1) Requirements, announcements and orders arising from the announcement of a state of emergency in all localities throughout the Kingdom under Article 1.

(2) announcements and orders issued under specific laws which are deemed to be announcements or orders in accordance with the requirements arising from the announcement of a state of emergency in all localities throughout the Kingdom under Article 1.

This is from October 1, 2022 onwards.

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