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

Workers specified in the NSW Airport and Quarantine Workers Vaccination Program can only enter the workplace or provide services if they are vaccinated against COVID-19. Employers of these workers must ensure that their workers comply with this requirement. 


Message to hotel quarantine staff about masks

Current as at: Tuesday 28 September 2021
Contact page owner: Health Protection NSW