NSW quarantine worker surveillance and testing program

In line with the requirements in the Public Health (COVID-19 Air Transportation Quarantine) Order (No 1) 2021 NSW Health implemented routine COVID-19 tests out of care and caution for certain staff who work in our quarantine facilities. These staff include:

  • Designated Quarantine Facility Workers
  • Designated Transportation Providers 
  • Designated Airport Workers

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COVID-19 vaccination

Quarantine and border workers have been designated a priority group for vaccination. Vaccinations for Phase 1a eligible workers will commence 22 February 2021.


Message to hotel quarantine staff about masks

Current as at: Sunday 14 March 2021
Contact page owner: Health Protection NSW