Only seven groups of people can travel during the curfew


According to the third clause of the Emergency Decree issued on April 10, 2020, there are seven groups of people who can travel during the curfew from 10 p.m. until 4 a.m. as follows:

Group 1

– Officers, assistant officers, police officers and military officers

– Civilians who are performing their duties according to other laws

Group 2

– Doctors, nurses, and medical personnel

– Patients who need to see a doctor and persons who take care of them

Group 3

– Carriers of food, medicine, medical supplies and medical devices

– Consumer product carriers and agricultural product carriers

– Fuel carriers and postal parcel carriers

– Newspaper carriers and import and export product carriers

Group 4

– Those who are transferring people to a separate place for quarantine, under the law on communicable diseases

– People traveling to or from the airport or bus terminals that are permitted by the government to open

Group 5

– Those who provide service to homeless people and fuel service providers at petrol stations

– Those who provide food or product delivery services

– Those who provide inspection or maintenance service for electricity, plumbing, drainage, water and natural gas pipelines

– Those who provide garbage collection and disposal services

– Those who provide telecommunication equipment network maintenance and improvement services

– Those who provide banking services, capital market services, rescue services and disaster prevention and mitigation services

– Those who must act in the event of an accident

– Those who need to contact the village headmen, subdistrict headmen, administrative authorities and inquiry officials

Group 6

– Those who work in shifts according to the normal scheduled time of the government agencies, companies and factories

– Security guards and fishery professionals

– Rubber tappers and veterinarians

Group 7

– Those who have other necessary causes will be considered by officials case by case

– The conditions of travel are

– People in Groups 1-6 must present their identification card or other card, documents certifying necessity or documents relating to goods, services, travel or other evidence

– People in Group 7 must provide necessary reasons together with evidence to the authority.

– Complying with disease prevention measures as required

Violators are punished with imprisonment of not more than two years, a fine of not more than four thousand baht, or both.