Outbound Travel Alert  


Country Information

Jordan
  • On 6 November 2019, a knife attack occurred in the city of Jerash, a tourist destination. Tourists and locals were injured.


  • Residents intending to visit the country or are already there should monitor the situation, exercise caution, attend to personal safety, pay attention to local announcements and avoid large gatherings of people.


  • Residents in Jordan who need assistance may call the 24-hour hotline of the Assistance to Hong Kong Residents Unit (AHU) of the Immigration Department at (852) 1868 or contact the Embassy of the People‚Äôs Republic of China in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (consular protection hotline: 962-77-8400870).


  • (updated on 7 November 2019)


Registration for Outbound Travel Information (ROTI)

Before departing Hong Kong, residents may register via ROTI their travel itineraries and contact details to receive updates on OTA and related information. The Immigration Department may contact and assist the registrants in an emergency.


Hyperlinks to other travel advisories:

Outbound Travel Alert of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China (Chinese only)

Travelling and Living Overseas of British Foreign and Commonwealth Office (English only)

Travel Reports and Warnings of Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (English only)

Travel Advisories of Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (English only)

Travel Health News from Travel Health Service of the Department of Health