Be a COVID safe business

COVID SAFE BUSINESS

Having a COVID-19 Plan is essential to your compliance and gives your staff and customers confidence that you have their wellbeing at heart.

Find everything you need to know about creating a COVID Safe Plan for your business HERE 

Free downloadable posters and signs can be found HERE

To understand your obligations in keeping accurate customer records for contact tracing, read more HERE

Safework Australia also have a robust WHS toolkit HERE

Mandatory QR Code expansion

From Monday 12 July, it will be mandatory for more businesses and organisations to use the NSW Government QR code to check in everyone who visits their premises , in addition to the places where check in is currently required . This includes but is not limited to:

  • Retail businesses, supermarkets and individual shops within shopping centres
  • Shopping centres (QR codes to be displayed at entry points where practical)
  • Gyms
  • Offices including call centres
  • Manufacturing and warehousing
  • School, university or other educational institutions (excluding students entering the school)
  • Taxis and hire vehicles, including rideshare

Please see the complete list of workplaces and businesses required to use the NSW Government QR Code.

A dedicated toolkit has been created by the State Government to assist business with ready made website content, posters and social media posts. You can download a copy of the kit HERE

Setting up QR Code

Fast access to accurate and complete electronic records helps NSW Health to quickly alert people who may have been in contact with a person with COVID-19 while visiting your business or organisation. NSW Government can guide you through setting up electronic sign-in / QR codes HERE 

Understanding Public Health Orders

Legal Aid NSW have produced a series of fact sheets that aim to help answer your questions about COVID-19 and everyday law. Read up HERE