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Food, beverage and catering

Read our guides about the Queensland food and beverage industry, including manufacturing, wholesale, retail, transportation and warehousing activities.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Non-essential business closures

Additional requirements due to coronavirus (COVID-19) for businesses providing takeaway food and drinks now apply. These include:

  1. social distancing – ensure you're keeping all staff and customers 1.5 metres apart, and no more than 1 person per 4 square metres
  2. not promoting or facilitating customers to consume takeaway items on or adjacent to your premises, for example, by removing tables and chairs.

Read the Chief Health Officer's directive on non-essential business closures.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) business support: 1300 654 687

General enquiries: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)