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Article 33. Declaration of temporary residence

Article 33. Declaration of temporary residence

  1. Foreigners who temporarily reside in Vietnam shall, via managers and executives of accommodation establishments, declare their temporary residence to public security agencies of communes, wards or townships or police stations in localities where such accommodation establishments are located.
  2. Accommodation establishments’ managers and executives shall fill in temporary residence declarations for foreigners and submit such declarations to public security agencies of communes, wards or townships or police stations in localities where their accommodation establishments are located within 12 hours or within 24 hours, for remote and deep-lying areas, after the foreigners arrive in their establishments.
  3. Tourist accommodation establishments that are hotels must have Internet access or have their computer networks connected to immigration management agencies under provincial-level Public Security Departments in order to transmit information on foreigners’ temporary residence. Other accommodation establishments that have Internet access may directly send declared information on foreigners’ temporary residence to email addresses of immigration management agencies under provincial-level Public Security Departments.
  4. Foreigners who change their places of temporary residence or reside at places other than those stated in their temporary residence cards shall make temporary residence declaration under Clause 1 of this Article.