Updated: COVID-19 Disability Accommodation Restrictions

From midday Saturday 13 March the following Local Government Areas have been declared restricted areas, meaning visitors will be restricted from entering Shared Disability Accommodation Services in those areas:

  • City of Brisbane
  • City of Ipswich
  • Logan City
  • Moreton Bay Region
  • Redland City

The Disability Accommodation Services Direction (No.16) come into effect. This includes a new exemption to mask wearing if doing so will create a risk to a person’s health and safety (see points 23 and 24 in Direction No. 16).

Queensland Health is currently updating its website to reflect the changes, with the updated content expected to be available later today.

Updates will also be made to the Aged Care Direction (No. 25) and Hospital Visitors Direction (No. 19). More information about Queensland’s Public Health Directions can be found on the Queensland Health website. Easy read versions can also be accessed here.