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COVID -19 update - ANVISA Resolution 584

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Hereinbelow is a resumed version in office translated form of a Resolution (RDC 584 dated 08/12/2021) recently published by Port Health Authority ANVISA. The Resolution basically establishes protocols and procedures to be followed, legitimizing ANVISA...

New immigration controls for seafarers have been put on hold

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New immigration controls for seafarers entering Brazil have now been put on hold according to a recent draft directive. In November 2020, foreign crew were being fined because they were in Brazil without a visa and...

Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

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Action to be expected of the Port Health Authority (ANVISA) With the outbreak of the coronavirus, recently declared by the WHO as a global health emergency, Brazil has been adopting control measures for possible assistance in cases of suspected...