Quarantine: enable a permit for those stranded within the country to return home


He The Ministry of Transportation and the Ministry of the Interior advanced in an exceptional authorization so that the people who they were stranded in some Argentine town different from the one they live, confirmed official sources to TN.com.ar.

The permit will be valid from this Saturday 18 at 00 and until Tuesday April 21, and can only be done in private vehicles, by land. Long distance microphones are not authorized. It is valid for 48 hours.

The protocol will establish that the stranded person must manage an authorization as an affidavit for the transfer to be authorized.

The authorization is valid for those persons who are complying with the social, preventive and compulsory isolation in a different home, respecting the health and safety measures established by the national authorities in the framework of the declared emergency.

Transportation indicated that they may circulate as long as the excepted persons are asymptomatic and comply with the recommendations and instructions provided by the national health authority.

The portfolio in charge of Mario Meoni made it clear that “the residence address of the persons indicated in their National Identity Document will be considered, unless they can prove that it has changed through reliable documentation.”

For the exercise of the exceptional authorization, the sworn statement “Certification for the Return to Habitual Domicile” must be processed, which can be completed on the website https://regresoacasa.argentina.gob.ar and It will be valid for 48 hours.

At the request of the competent authority on public roads, the person must prove the veracity of the data contained in the sworn statement “Certification for the Return to Habitual Home”.

Likewise, the applicant must have the documentation and / or accredit the data reported in the Certification for the Return to Habitual Home generated during the transfer.

In those cases in which a third party needs to transfer another person, they must process the corresponding permit. To do this you must enter https://regresoacasa.argentina.gob.ar and choose the option “I need to move a person to their usual address.”

The Ministry in charge of Meoni warned that the falsification of data in the processing of the affidavit “will give rise to the application of civil or administrative sanctions“, without prejudice to the corresponding criminal complaints to determine the possible commission of crimes of public action for violating social, preventive and compulsory isolation.

The new authorization comes after a coordinated decision with the Ministry of Health to understand that citizens who will move this weekend have already met the recommended isolation time.

In this way, the national government will be in charge, in a responsible way and respecting established health protocols to face this pandemic, of those cases of citizens who at the time of entry into force of the mandatory isolation were on vacation, for work, for procedures, etc. , in other places than those of his residence.

The Ministry of Security and the National Road Safety Agency (ANSV), dependent on the Ministry of Transport, will carry out exhaustive controls of vehicular circulation during the weekend in order to verify that all circulation is enabled.

“It is necessary that they can return”

“A month ago, President Fernández determined that Argentines should enter social, preventive, and compulsory isolation. That measure determined that thousands of Argentines were stranded in cities far from their homes. Today we believe that it is necessary for them to return”, Mario Meoni said about the measure implemented in the last hours.

“In the same way that thousands of Argentines who were abroad did, also those who are in the country today, and from listening to the many demands we have had from them, We have determined, together with the Minister of Security, the Minister of the Interior, the Minister of Health and on the recommendation of the Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers, that until Tuesday they may even return to their homes, “he explained.

Meeting at the Quinta de Olivos

The information was advanced by Sergio Massa to the press at the door of the Quinta de Olivos, after meeting with Alberto Fernández and the leaders of the blocks of deputies.

“In the next few hours, it can surely be resolved -from a joint work between the interior, transport and security ministries- regarding the people who are stranded in the interior. Obviously the weekend too working at DNU, on issues such as people stranded in the interior and reinforcements to SMEs and companies. The Government is going to work Saturday and Sunday to continue taking care of the Argentines, as it has been doing since the start of the pandemic, ”said the President of the Lower House.

10 thousand people stranded

In the last hours, a survey was released by UCR deputies, which shows that there are some 10 thousand people stranded within the country.

These are tourists, swallow workers or people who traveled for health issues and were unable to return home after the establishment of social and compulsory isolation.