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A List of Provinces and Cities Under the Different Quarantine Schemes Until July 15

Know which quarantine your province is under based on the President's announcement on June 30.

Every 15 days, or around two weeks, President Rodrigo Duterte and the Inter-Agency Task Force meets to determine whether or not community quarantines will be lifted or changed in each province and city in the country. It all depends on the number of cases in each area, if their number of new cases are spiking, and if the general public is following quarantine guidelines and protocols.

Yesterday, June 30, the task force met again and consulted with the president for his announcement at night. And at around 11PM on the same day, the president has announced the list of provinces and cities under each of the quarantine schemes: Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ), General Community Quarantine (MGCQ), and Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ).

MGCQ areas, meanwhile, have been categorized into two—with strict local action and low risk areas. (Read: What is the difference between MECQ, GCQ, and MGCQ?)

The following are the provinces and cities under each type of community quarantine, with effectivity until July 15:

Enhanced Community Quarantine

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Very few vehicles are seen along Salvador Street in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City early this Saturday morning, June 27, 2020, but police personnel continue to man the checkpoint in the area. (Photos from Gerard Vincent Francisco / CDN and Driftwood Journeys)

  • Cebu City

General Community Quarantine

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Thousands of workers required to report back to their workplaces braved the threat of COVID-19 as Metro Manila transitioned to a more relaxed general community quarantine last June 1, 2020. (Photo from David Santos / CNN Philippines)

  • National Capital Region (Metro Manila)
  • Benguet
  • Cavite
  • Rizal
  • Lapu Lapu City
  • Mandaue City
  • Leyte
  • Ormoc
  • Southern Leyte
  • Talisay City, Cebu
  • Towns of Minglanilla and Consolacion in Cebu province

Modified General Community Quarantine (strict local action)

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SHIELDED TRAVEL. Baguio jeepneys have been outfitted with plastic compartments that shield passengers from each other, to comply with quarantine rules on social distancing. (Photo by Ev Espiritu / Inquirer.net)

  • Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR): Abra, Baguio City, Ifugao, Kalinga
  • Region 1: Ilocos Norte, La Union, Pangasinan
  • Region 2: Cagayan, Isabela
  • Region 3: Bataan, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Angeles City
  • Region 4-A (CALABARZON): Batangas, Laguna, Quezon, Lucena City
  • Region 4-B (MIMAROPA): Palawan, Puerto Princesa City
  • Region 5: Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Naga City
  • Region 6: Capiz, Iloilo, Iloilo City, Negros Occidental, Bacolod City
  • Region 7: Cebu Province, Bohol, Negros Oriental
  • Region 8: Tacloban City, Western Samar
  • Region 9: Zamboanga City, Zamboanga del Sur
  • Region 10: Bukidnon, Misamis Occidental, Misamis Oriental, Cagayan de Oro
  • Region 11: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Davao City, Davao de Oro
  • Region 12: Cotabato, South Cotabato
  • Region 13: Agusan del Norte, Butuan City
  • BARMM: Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur

Modified General Community Quarantine (low risk)

  • Rest of the provinces and cities in the Philippines not previously mentioned

As of writing, there are 37,415 confirmed cases, 10,233 recoveries, and 1,266 deaths due to COVID-19 recorded in the country.

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