The Ministry of Internal Affairs answered the questions frequently asked by citizens about the complete closure. Full closure Which areas were open during the period, travel permit and informed about who will be exempted.
Within the scope of coronavirus measures, Thursday, April 29 from the day of May 17 Monday Until 5 o'clock in the morning, a full closing period will be entered.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs also announced the list of workplaces that will be open during the closing period and the ones to be exempted with the circular it sent to 81 provincial governorships.
Ministry of Internal Affairs in order to eliminate the question marks of citizens, "Frequently Asked Questions About the Circular on Total Closure Measures" answered those who wondered with the title.
Here are the questions and answers that citizens are curious about about the closure:
Regarding international connecting flights, do passengers need to obtain a travel permit in order to make domestic connecting flights and other travels?
“There is no restriction / limitation on travel abroad. As stated in our circular dated 01.07.2020 and numbered 10504 published by our Ministry, passengers who will travel by plane with an international connection (arrival or departure) can use their domestic transit flights and other means of transportation (including arrival / departure) that they will connect with (including arrival / departure). etc.), no travel permits are required for their travels, provided that they document their international flights "
Is it necessary to obtain a permit for bus tickets purchased prior to the decision to close?
“Any intercity travel to be made during the period in which the curfew will be applied will be subject to a permit. For this reason, a travel permit must be obtained for travels that coincide after the curfew begins, depending on whether there are compulsory situations. As the only exception to this situation, a travel permit will not be required for bus trips that will start their voyage until 29 on Thursday, 2021 April 24.00 (with an exception between 19.00-24.00) with tickets bought before the full closing decision.
How will non-governmental organizations continue their aid activities in the Period of Total Closure?
“Food parcel and food distribution etc. during the month of Ramadan. Foundations and associations conducting charity activities such as foundations and associations and Vefa Social Support Groups can continue their aid activities, and in their applications to the Governorships and District Governorships, the scope of the activity and the information of the volunteers who will participate in the foundation / association activity will be notified.
Foundation / association officials determined to meet the requirements by the evaluation to be made by the Governorship / District Governorates will be exempted from the curfew restrictions, provided that the application is limited to the place and aid activities.
Are foreigners who have a residence permit appointment from the provincial directorates of immigration administration on the dates when the curfew is under the restriction?
"Foreigners who have a residence permit appointment from the provincial directorates of immigration administration on the dates when the full closure measures are applied, are subject to restrictions together with the e-residence application / registration form showing the appointment date (SMS / mail information showing the appointment date is also required in Istanbul and Ankara provinces) and the travel document replacing the passport. they will be able to attend their appointment at the provincial directorate of migration management. The said exemption is limited to the time of the residence permit appointment and the route between the provincial directorate of migration management and the residence. "
Will flower shops be exempt from restrictions for Mother's Day?
“Workplaces selling flowers will be open between 8-9 on Saturday and Sunday, 2021-10.00 May 17.00 due to Mother's Day, and our citizens will be able to shop at the closest flower shop to their residence. Workplaces selling flowers will also be able to serve homes between 10.00-24.00 on these dates.
Will businesses at airports, bus stations and train stations be open during the restriction?
“Workplaces located at airports, stations, ports and terminals are subject to the general rules determined for their sectors. In this context, places such as eating and drinking places, markets, which may be open subject to certain conditions and periods, may be open provided that they comply with the specified time and conditions, and other workplaces will be closed. "
Will there be any exemptions for the payment of SSI premium debts whose last day is Friday, April 30, 2021?
“Employers, tradesmen, general health, optional and other insurance holders who pay their own premiums; Since the deadline for the second installment payment of the SSI premium debts structured with the insurance premiums of March 2021 is April 2, 30, the employer, tradesman and other insured who want to pay their premium debt on Friday, April 2021, 30, which is the first day of complete closure, are they will be exempted from the curfew. "
Are elderly people and caregivers and attendants who help seriously ill be exempt from the curfew?
“Elderly people who cannot fulfill their nutritional / hygiene needs and caregivers and companions who help seriously ill patients; submitting the medical report of the person in need of care and depending on the reason for the exemption, they will be exempted from the curfew restrictions limited in time and route. "
Do curfew restriction exemptions mean intercity travel permits?
“Within the scope of our circular, intercity travels to be made by all means on Thursday, April 29, 2021 from 19.00:XNUMX, are only subject to the condition of obtaining permission from the travel permit boards in the presence of compulsory situations. In this direction; Intercity travels to be made by those who are exempted from the reason for exemption and accordingly the curfew restrictions limited to time and route (not having a general nature), are also subject to permission.
Are workers with a different residence and workplace subject to an intercity travel permit?
“Istanbul-Gebze, Istanbul-Çorlu /Çerkezköy, Istanbul / Yalova, Izmir-Manisa, Kütahya-Uşak and similar border / neighboring provinces, in line with the decisions of the Provincial Sanitation Boards, passenger transport activities with worker buses can be carried out without being subject to intercity travel permission "