Business health and safety resources for coronavirus (COVID-19)

Use these workplace health and safety resources, posters, and fact sheets to help you stay informed and manage your business during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

COVID Safe business planning

You must have plans in place that cover COVID-19 risks for the health and safety of your staff and customers.

All businesses must:

  • encourage at least 1.5 metres space between staff and customers, and between individual customers or groups
  • maintain good hand and respiratory hygiene
  • conduct regular cleaning and disinfection
  • send unwell staff home immediately to get tested for COVID-19.

Read more about business and COVID-19.

All businesses must have a COVID Safe management plan (or work health and safety plan) in place. This covers your obligations under work health and safety laws to keep your customers and staff safe.

To develop your plan:

Training is available for business owners and staff in the hospitality and personal services industries.

Learn more about COVID Safe training.

Review your business continuity plan and think of ways you can reduce the risks associated with COVID-19 positive people (including staff) entering your business. Consider how your business will continue to operate if staff contract COVID-19.

Find information on managing COVID-19 in your business or workplace.

Managing COVID-19 in your business

Review your business continuity plan and think of ways you can reduce the risks associated with COVID-19 positive people (including staff) entering your business. Consider how your business will continue to operate if staff contract COVID-19.

Find information on managing COVID-19 in your business or workplace.

Read more about what to do if your business is affected by a COVID-19 case.

COVID-19 posters, signage and fact sheets

Print and display these workplace posters to show your customers and employees what actions you are taking to stop the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 hygiene resources have been developed by the Australian Department of Health, including:

The Australian Government has a library of COVIDSafe resources:

You can also download COVIDSafe resources in other languages.

Business and industry resources and fact sheets

Queensland Health has COVID-19 resources and fact sheets for various industries.

Safe Work Australia offers advice and checklists for creating a safe work environment, including:

Mental health and wellbeing

A range of mental health and wellbeing resources and support (including COVID-19 information) is available from the Queensland and Australian governments.

Find mental health and wellbeing resources for businesses.

General cleaning, disinfection and health advice

Hygiene and cleaning advice is available from the Queensland and Australian governments, including: