Important COVID-19 updates for the resources sector

This page contains coronavirus (COVID-19) updates relevant to the resources sector.

Entering QLD from NSW border zone

A process for applying to enter or return to Queensland from the NSW border zone will be in place from 1am Saturday 21 August.

For more information, read the latest industry communication.

Mask requirements

Face mask wearing requirements will continue to apply in impacted areas until 4pm Friday 10 September 2021.

See more information about the Direction.

COVID-19 hotspots

The Australian Capital Territory, the Jervis Bay Territory, New South Wales, and Victoria are declared hotspots.

Border restrictions will apply to persons who have been in a hotspot in the previous 14 days or since the identified start date for the hotspot (whichever is shorter).

COVID-19 vaccination prioritised for FIFO and DIDO workers

Fly in fly out (FIFO) and drive in drive out (DIDO) resources workers based in Queensland are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccination and can make a booking online.

Industry communications

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Further information

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

General enquiries: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)