COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Order 2020

Subpart 2—Businesses and services

10 General requirements for all businesses and services

(1)

This clause applies to all businesses and services (except to the extent that clause 11 applies to them).

(2)

Businesses and services must—

(a)

ensure that all people who enter the workplace or use its services remain 2 metres away from each other and from the workers (to the greatest extent practicable), except—

(i)

to the extent that paragraph (b) applies; and

(ii)
[Revoked]

(b)

ensure that all workers who enter the workplace or carry out work for the business or service remain 1 metre away from each other (to the greatest extent practicable); and

(c)

mitigate the risks that arise to the extent that the physical distancing requirements in paragraphs (a) and (b) (or the specific physical distancing requirements in clauses 11 to 13 that apply instead) are not fully maintained; and

(d)
[Revoked]

(e)

keep records to enable contact tracing of all workers who enter the workplace or carry out work for the business or service.

(f)
[Revoked]

(3)

A breach of subclause (2) (as applied by clause 9) is an infringement offence for the purposes of section 26(3) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020.

Clause 10(1): amended, at 11.59 am on 29 May 2020, by clause 7(1) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020 (LI 2020/97).

Clause 10(2)(a)(ii): revoked, at 11.59 am on 29 May 2020, by clause 7(2) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020 (LI 2020/97).

Clause 10(2)(b): amended, at 11.59 am on 29 May 2020, by clause 7(3) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020 (LI 2020/97).

Clause 10(2)(d): revoked, at 11.59 am on 29 May 2020, by clause 7(4) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020 (LI 2020/97).

Clause 10(2)(f): revoked, at 11.59 am on 29 May 2020, by clause 7(4) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020 (LI 2020/97).