TEAM TRANSPORT HEALTH UPDATE COVID-19 FURTHER INFORMATION ISSUED 25TH MARCH 2020

WHO IS EXEMPT FROM 14-DAY QUARANTINE REQUIREMENT WHEN CROSSING QLD BORDER?

This is the latest information provided to us from the QTA
Those living outside the state who provide critical services to Queensland:

• National/state security
• Essential health services
• Emergency services
Transport of goods or freight including food
• Critical maintenance/repair to critical infrastructure in Queensland
• Mining/energy/agribusiness who have a plan to manage COVID-19 transmission among employees.

Queensland also allows a general compassionate grounds exemption as well as specific exemptions for those who live outside Queensland who:
• Are carers/relatives of dependent people in Queensland
• Need to obtain essential medical treatment including visiting terminally ill relatives in Queensland
• Are interstate boarding school students where school is closed
• Are required to comply with the law to travel to Queensland (for example, Family Court, parole/bail conditions).

Additional exemptions:
• People who live outside Queensland but near the border who ordinarily work or study in Queensland to travel for that purpose, or travel interstate to obtain essential goods and services
• FIFO workers in commercial construction, fishing, mining, energy or agribusiness industries.

For further information from Qld Trucking Association visit www.qta.com.au 
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March 25, 2020

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