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ACT

 

Updated: THU 18FEB 0830 AWST RK

 

Travel restrictions are in place for anyone entering ACT from specific public exposure sites in VIC (See References)

Reference:

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/case-locations-and-outbreaks-covid-19#case-alerts–public-exposure-sites

Victoria (VIC) – COVID-19 (act.gov.au)

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/community/travel

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/community/travel/nsw#COVID-affected-areas


NSW

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1030 AWST RK+

 

VIC is declared an affected area and all arrivals from VIC to NSW must complete a declaration form

Non NSW residents who have been in a place of high concern must not enter NSW

NSW residents who have been in a place of high concern must self isolate for 14 days

Travellers arriving into NSW from New Zealand must complete 14 day mandatory hotel quarantine on arrival at their own expense

Reference:

https://apply.service.nsw.gov.au/nsw-entry-vic-declaration

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/covid-19/Documents/interstate-concerns-notice.pdf

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules/border-restrictions#entering-nsw-from-interstate

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules/interstate-hotspots#affected-area


NT

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1030 AWST RK+

 

All travellers must complete a declaration form prior to arrival.

Anyone who has been to a Covid-19 hotspot will have to quarantine at a Government facility for 14 days at their own expense

Auckland is a declared hotspot

 

Reference:

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/travel/quarantine/hotspots-covid-19

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/travel/international-travel

https://forms.nt.gov.au/Produce/wizard/9ffc58df-b0a5-422e-86e5-f260522c072a/?prepared=true&logGuid=71645b34-49e0-44b2-8d16-dbd4578f3e08


QLD

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1045 AWST RK+

 

From 1am Saturday 27 February 2021 anyone coming to Queensland from Greater Melbourne will no longer need to quarantine. People coming from any part of Victoria, including Greater Melbourne, will no longer need to complete a Border Declaration Pass. (See references)

Anyone travelling from a Covid-19 declared hotspot will not be allowed to enter QLD unless they obtain an exemption prior to arrival.

Travellers arriving into QLD from New Zealand must complete 14 day mandatory hotel quarantine on arrival at their own expense

Anyone travelling from a Covid-19 declared hotspot who has an exemption to enter QLD will be directed to quarantine in government arranged accommodation  for 14 days at own expense.  Please refer to current hotspot information below:

Reference:

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/public-health-directions/border-restrictions

COVID-19 hotspots | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government (www.qld.gov.au)

https://www.qld.gov.au/border-pass

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/hotspots-covid-19


SA

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1100 AWST RK+

 

All Travelers must complete a Cross border form 72hrs prior to departure (see references)

People from regional VIC are permitted to enter SA providing they have not been in Greater Melbourne on or after 1201 4th February

From 12:01am on Friday 26 February, people can travel from Greater Melbourne to South Australia and will not be required to undertake COVID-19 testing upon arrival.

Travellers arriving into SA from New Zealand must complete 14 day mandatory hotel quarantine on arrival at their own expense

 

 

Reference:

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/restrictions-and-responsibilities/travel-restrictions#sa

https://www.police.sa.gov.au/onlineservices/cross-border-travel-application


TAS

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1100 AWST RK+

 

Everyone entering TAS must apply for a G2G pass prior to arrival (See references)

Public Health has declared the Auckland region as high risk, therefore people who have been in the Auckland region in the 14 days prior to arrival can only enter Tasmania if they obtain an exemption. If entry is approved there may be a quarantine requirement in government designated accommodation at own expense

 

Reference:

https://coronavirus.tas.gov.au/travellers-and-visitors/coming-to-tasmania

https://coronavirus.tas.gov.au/travellers-and-visitors/coming-to-tasmania/travel-alert

https://healthywa.wa.gov.au/Articles/A_E/Coronavirus/Locations-visited-by-confirmed-cases

https://www.g2gpass.com.au/


VIC

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1100 AWST RK+

 

Anyone entering Victoria must apply for a permit to enter (see references)

The permit system is based on a traffic light system which allows for area across Australia to be designated as green, orange or red according to their risk – (see references)

If you have been in a red zone you cannot enter VIC without an exemption.

If you have been in an orange zone you have to self-isolate and get a Covid-19 test within 72 hours. You are allowed to finish self-isolating if you get a negative result.

Anyone trying to enter Victoria in breach of this order will be subjected to 14-day mandatory hotel quarantine.

Travellers arriving into VIC from New Zealand must complete 14 day mandatory hotel quarantine on arrival at their own expense

Reference:

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/travel-and-transport-information-about-coronavirus-covid-19

https://www.service.vic.gov.au/services/border-permit/home

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/victorian-travel-permit-system


WA

Updated: THU 25FEB 1440 AWST KC+

 

WA continues to operate a controlled interstate border.

VIC is now in the “low” risk category, this means people travelling from VIC to WA and will need to complete a mandatory G2G Pass registration and declaration before travelling to WA and enter self quarantine for 14 days at suitable premises.  If you do not have suitable premises you will be directed to enter a Government approved quarantine facility at your own expense for 14 days.  Additionally, if you are still in WA on Day 11 you must present for a COVID-19 test.

NSW has moved to Very Low Risk, and quarantine is no longer required.

Everyone entering WA must apply for a G2G pass prior to arrival (see references)

Reference:

https://www.wa.gov.au/organisation/covid-communications/covid-19-coronavirus-controlled-interstate-border

https://www.g2gpass.com.au/apply


New Zealand

Updated: FRI 26FEB 1100 AWST RK+

Travel to Australia from New Zealand:

On 24 February 2021, the Australian Chief Medical Officer advised as a result of the recent community transmission of a variant of concern in Auckland, it will be designated a Commonwealth hotspot.

-No person who has been in Auckland in the last 14 days will be permitted to board a green flight into Australia.  (Auckland airport, for the purposes of travel only, is exempt.)

-These arrangements will commence at 11.59 pm AEDT Wednesday, 24 February 2021 and operate until 11.59 pm 6 March 2021.

Note: some jurisdictions have implemented arrangements which differ to those above. All travellers should check the arrangements in both their place of arrival and place of final destination.

 

New Zealand alert levels changes from 2359 22nd February the entire country will be at alert level 1

Negative COVID-19 test result required for travellers coming from all countries except Australia and some Pacific Islands List of exempt countries (see references)

Travellers to New Zealand from all countries except the Cook Islands must complete a 14-day stay in managed isolation or quarantine

Legally required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming your place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight. Travelers coming from the United Kingdom or United States must also have a negative COVID-19 test result

Allowed without first requesting to travel are:
New Zealand citizens and permanent resident visa holders
– The partner or dependent child of a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, and your visa is based on this relationship
– A diplomat who holds a post in New Zealand
– Australian citizens or permanent residents ordinarily resident in New Zealand
– Anyone else coming to New Zealand must be coming for a critical purpose and they must request approval List of critical purpose reasons to travel (see references)

Reference:

https://covid19.govt.nz/alert-system/

https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/border-closures-and-exceptions

https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/border-closures-and-exceptions#predeparture-covid-19-test

https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/border-closures-and-exceptions/critical-purpose-reasons-you-can-travel-to-new-zealand