Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

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COVID-19 Travel

Road travel

Principal Requirements

(suggested performance expectations for this part of the protocol)

6.  DIDO – additional cleaning and social distancing controls (passengers per vehicle) will be put in place for DIDO staff.

7.  Proponents will work with charter operators to ensure hygiene (?)

8.  Staff should carry sufficient company identification to show at border crossing.

9.  Vehicle driver controls enforced.

10.  Controls are implemented when transiting from interstate across regional boundaries.

11.  Social distancing requirements to minimise close contact applied to all operations and camps.


(suggestions for practices to meet performance expectations)

  • Vehicle interior cleaned and sanitised regularly.
  • Social distancing maintained between passengers.
  • Social distancing maintained for all road transport.
  • Activities and personal interaction must be essential only and not involve broader community contact. For Example, this may include toilet stops, refuelling, fatigue breaks – with social distancing observed at all times.

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