Guidelines For Expectant Mothers Who Are Travelling From Philippines To Australia!

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Guidelines For Expectant Mothers Who Are Travelling From Philippines To Australia!


 

Information from Philippine Airlines

An expectant mother may be accepted for travel if she is not beyond 35 weeks (8 months and 3 weeks) pregnant under the following conditions:

  • Expectant Mothers Information Sheet (EMIS) Form Part 1 is properly accomplished
  • For those between the sixth and eighth month (24-32 weeks) of pregnancy. EMIS Form Part 2 is properly accomplished by their personal physician.  In addition, if expectant mother is below 21 years of age, the consent in writing of the husband, parent or guardian must be secured
  • Expectant mothers beyond 32 weeks of pregnancy, EMIS Part 3 must be accomplished by the Flight Surgeon or Company Physician who shall issue the clearance for travel

Clearance for air travel will be determined and indicated on the Expectant Mothers Information Sheet (EMIS) form. Expectant mothers need to fill up the EMIS form on a per flight basis. EMIS form is valid for 7 days from the date of issuance.

Expectant Mothers Information Sheet (EMIS) is available at any PAL ticket office. The EMIS form can also be downloaded for your easy reference. Just click on the link provided at the right hand side of this page.

https://www.philippineairlines.com/en/ph/Home/TravelInformation/BeforeYouFly/SpecialHandling/ExpectantMothers

If you require further information please contact your particular airline for their policy on the matter and ensure you TAKE YOU SAFETY SERIOUSLY.

This was a COURTISY BLOG for the CLIENTS of RESPALL (Migration) Aust. and the General Public that may need to know these guidelines.

January 25, 2017