Article 3. Exit and entry principles
- To comply with the Constitution and law of Vietnam and relevant treaties to which the Socialist Republic of Vietnam is a contracting party.
- To ensure publicity, transparency and convenience for Vietnamese citizens; to closely and uniformly manage exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens.
- To ensure national security and social order and security; to protect lawful rights and interests of Vietnamese citizens in exit and entry activities.
- All violations of the law on exit and entry committed by agencies, organizations and individuals must be promptly detected and strictly handled in accordance with law.