Ni Monica N. Ladisla
Source: S-PaSS FB Page

Nakatakdang ilunsad ngayong Marso 26 ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST) ang Safe, Swift, and Smart Passage o S-PaSS, isang travel management system kung saan mas madaling makikita ng publiko ang impormasyon sa travel restrictions sa bawat lokal na pamahalaan.

Plano ng Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for Emerging Infectious Diseases na gawin itong one-stop shop communication and coordination platform para sa mga manlalakbay sa mga lokal na pamahalaan sa bisa ng Resolution No. 101.

“DOST is now coordinating directly with LGUs for the activation of their accounts and for the full roll-out. Likewise, necessary orientation as well as trainings for the LGUs are being conducted for the full implementation of S-PaSS,” pahayag ng DOST.  

Layon ng S-PaSS na magsilbing gabay sa mga nais pumunta sa ibang lugar subalit nilinaw ng DOST na wala itong kapasidad para magsagawa ng contact tracing tulad ng StaySafe.ph.

“Travelers can check the travel restrictions of their destination through https://s-pass.ph. If the final destination has restricted travel policy, the traveler can now apply for a Travel Coordination Permit (TCP) through the S-PaSS. The TCP now replaces the previously required Travel Authority,” paliwanag ng DOST.

Dagdag pa ng DOST, “With the adoption of S-PaSS by the IATF, S-PaSS will allow the LGUs now to issue the Travel Coordination Permit (TCP) to replace the previously required Travel Authority.” 

Para sa mga biyaherong nais gumamit ng S-PaSS, kailangang i-register ang kanilang mobile number, kumpletuhin ang requirements ng lokal na pamahalaan at kumuha ng TCP, at isumite ang mga impormasyong ito sa website.


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