Aerial view of fishermen's boats in the bay in Mui Ne, Vietnam

Article 43. Management and exploitation of the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens

Article 43. Management and exploitation of the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens

  1. The national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens is a common-use database serving the issuance and management of immigration papers and control of exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens, and managed by the Immigration Department of the Ministry of Public Security.
  2. The exploitation of information in the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens shall be carried out as follows:

a/ The Immigration Department of the Ministry of Public Security shall prescribe the scope of exploitation and use of information in the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens;

b/ Agencies issuing immigration papers, border-gate management agencies and immigration control units shall, within the ambit of their functions, tasks and powers, exploit information in the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens.

  1. The Government shall prescribe in detail the management of, and exploitation of information in, the national database on exit and entry of Vietnamese citizens for agencies, organizations and individuals.