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LATEST FREIGHT RESTRICTIONS - 3 December Update

Updated: 3 December 2021

Vaccination Requirements by State

QLD NSW ACT VIC TAS SA NT WA


Freight is an essential service!

Various restrictions are in place (and penalties if not obeyed), so it’s important to know exactly what border passes your drivers need. All the info you need to navigate these restrictions is in this article.

LOADSHIFT RECOMMENDS:

  • Print/screenshot your ABN

  • Print/screenshot your Loadshift job (so that you can have it ready at every border)

  • Get all the passes you need BEFORE you leave!

  • Check hotspot restrictions (below)

  • Follow the personal protective equipment (PPE) advise (wear a mask!)

  • Refer to these helpful links for more



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QLD NSW ACT VIC TAS SA NT WA


QLD

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of first dose by October 15 Evidence of second dose by November 15


Register for prioritised vaccination: CLICK HERE

Mandatory Testing: YES (within 7 days prior to entry and ongoing for 7 days) Testing Clinics - CLICK HERE.


NSW

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE (only required from high risk locations HERE)

Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of first dose by September 19 (only for workers within LGAs of Concern).

Mandatory Testing? NO For priority bookings visit Priority vaccination for authorised workers

NEW Declared Hotspots - CLICK HERE NSW Restricted zone clarification here

Testing Clinics - CLICK HERE


ACT

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE Mandatory Testing? NO.

Hotspot Restrictions: NO

VIC

8TH NOVEMBER: NSW + ACT ARE "GREEN ZONES" (no testing required, vaccination required).

Enter VIC from NSW + ACT with a Green Zone Permit HERE


Get the BORDER PASS - CLICK HERE

Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of second dose by November 26.

Eligibility for Specified Worker (Multiple Entry) Permit: Only from extreme risk red and orange zones.


Get the Specified Worker (Multiple Entry) Permit - CLICK HERE

In order to receive the Specified Worker (Multiple Entry) Permit you are required evidence of ONE of the following:

  • One dose of a COVID-19 vaccine

  • Having booked in to receive a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine (prior October 7)

  • Medical exemption evidence by a medical practitioner

Hotspot Restrictions: YES Declared Hotspots - CLICK HERE Testing Clinics - CLICK HERE

Mandatory Testing? NO

TAS

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE


SA

Get the NEW EntryCheck PASS - CLICK HERE Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of first dose by October 8

Negative Test Required: YES within 72 hours (if entering SA from NSW, ACT, VIC or within 7 days anywhere else).


Testing Clinics - CLICK HERE


NT

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of first dose by 1 November (second by 13th December).


Hotspot Restrictions - YES Declared Hotspots - HERE


WA

Get the PASS - CLICK HERE

Vaccination Requirements: Evidence of first dose by 31st December (second by 31st January).

Negative test result no older than 72hrs prior to border entry from VIC or NSW. If not possible, a Rapid Antigen Test with a 45minute turn around will be taken.


Hotspot Restrictions - YES Declared Hotspots - CLICK HERE Testing Clinics - CLICK HERE



SOURCE: NHVR

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