Entry restrictions will be eased for residents of low-risk countries who have received their Covid-19 jabs.
Returning citizens are not exempt from the new restrictions, which take effect on Sunday afternoon.
International guests at over 20 properties across the Asia-Pacific region will be eligible for emergency medical coverage at no extra cost.
Travelers coming from low-risk countries will see their mandatory quarantine period reduced by a week.
Multiple states and territories have now imposed entry restrictions on travelers from Greater Brisbane.
Earlier reports of the ban on foreign visitors have been confirmed by organizers and the IOC.
The number of returning citizens and other travelers entering the country will be capped at just 1,500 per day.
The new program aims to draw more high-end tourists to Phuket as the island gradually reopens for international visitors.
Under a new proposal, vaccinated travelers will only have to spend seven days in self-isolation upon arrival.