Stage 1 – Restrictions on non-essential services – As of 12pm Tuesday 23 March 2020 the following restrictions apply to the following business –
The following non-essential services and businesses are now restricted from opening.
- pubs, registered and licenced clubs (excluding bottle shops attached to these venues), hotels (excluding accommodation)
- gyms and indoor sporting venues
- cinemas, entertainment venues, casinos, and night clubs
- restaurants and cafes will be restricted to takeaway and/or home delivery
- religious gatherings, places of worship or funerals (in enclosed spaces and other than very small groups and where the 1 person per 4 square metre rule applies)
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Update – 25/03/2020 – Restrictions on non-essential services – As of Mid-Night Wednesday 25 March 2020 the following restrictions apply to the following business –
- Cafes – Exceptions takeaway services and home delivery & Cafés or canteens at hospitals, care homes or schools; prison and military canteens; services providing food or drink to the homeless, workplace canteens can provide takeaway
- Food courts – Exceptions Delivery and takeaway can remain operational
- Auction Houses
- Real estate auctions and open house inspections – Exceptions private appointments for inspection
- Outdoor and indoor markets will be a decision for each state and territory – Exceptions Food markets will continue to operate in all states and territories
- Hairdressers and barber shops – Exceptions Up to 30 minute appointments and the 1 person per 4 square metre rule applies in the premises
- Beauty therapy, tanning, waxing, nail salons, tattoo parlours
- Spas and massage parlours
- Cinemas, nightclubs
- Casinos, gaming or gambling venues
- Strip clubs, brothels and sex on premises venues
- Concert venues, theatre, arenas, auditoriums, stadiums – Exceptions Live streaming of a performance by a small group could be permissible with social distancing observed
- Amusement parks and arcades
- Play centres (indoor and outdoor)
- Community and recreation centres – Exceptions Facilities may remain open for the purpose of hosting essential voluntary or public services, such as food banks or homeless services.
- Health clubs, fitness centres, yoga, barre and spin facilities, saunas, bathhouses and wellness centres
- Boot camps, personal training operating outside and inside – Exceptions For outside events, limited to groups of no more than 10 people and social distancing must be exercised.
- Social sporting-based activities
- Swimming pools
- Hotels, hostels, bed and breakfasts, campsites, caravan parks, and boarding houses will be a decision for each state and territory – Exceptions Excluding permanent residents and workers.
- Caravan and camping parks will be a decision for each state and territory – Exceptions Where people live permanently in caravan parks or are staying in caravan parks as interim abodes where their primary residence is not available, they may continue to do so.
- Galleries, museums, national institutions and historic sites
- Libraries, community centres, and youth centres
- Local government non-essential facilities and services (such as libraries and pools)
- Community facilities (such as community halls, clubs, RSLs, PCYCs);
- Places of worship, weddings and funerals – Exceptions Weddings with a maximum attendance of no more than 5 people and where the 1 person per 4 square meter rule applies. & Funerals attended by a maximum of no more than 10 people and where the 1 person per 4 square metre rule applies.
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