COVID-19 Information for Industry


For information on Public Health Orders, accredited/essential workers or exposure sites please see the websites below for Government information. In this rapidly evolving situation it is important to regularly check these sites (and AFGC communications) for updates on changes, particularly with respect to areas of concern, worker movements and testing requirements.


All NSW information

Guidance for businesses with linked COVID-19 cases

Greater Sydney lockdown rules

Public Health Orders  

Restricted LGA’s


Close contacts advice

Victorian 3 Tier System


Border closures
Travelling to Queensland | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government (

COVID-19 hotspots
COVID-19 hotspots | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government (

Queensland border restrictions
Queensland border restrictions | Queensland Government (

Essential workers

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Queensland border restrictions for agribusiness, food manufacturing and commercial fishing workers | Business Queensland

From 1am Friday 23 July 2021, mandatory COVID-19 testing for freight and logistics operators will come into effect, along with changed requirements under the QLD Freight Protocol.
Operational protocol for freight movements entering Queensland | Queensland Health

Queensland Border Declaration Pass – Freight and Logistics (F Pass) | Queensland Government (

Important resources for members and the wider industry to aid your response as COVID-19 continues to evolve. Please share your experiences and challenges with the AFGC so that we can continue to support your efforts at this time.




AFGC Conoronavirus Communiqué

Guidance Documents

  • Click here to download the Principles for Risk Management of COVID-19 Infection within manufacturing sites.

Actions and resources for food and beverage manufacturing

Information for employers

Government support

Information for SMEs

International Updates

Travel information