COVID-19 Public Health Response (Isolation and Quarantine) Order 2020

Version as at 2 May 2022

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COVID-19 Public Health Response (Isolation and Quarantine) Order 2020

(LI 2020/241)

Note

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.

This order is made by the Minister of Health under sections 11 and 15(1) of the COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020 in accordance with section 9 of that Act.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Purpose
4Interpretation
5Transitional, savings, and related provisions
6Application of order
6AManaged isolation or quarantine may replace self-isolation
6BDirector-General may specify matters by notice
7Part applies to relevant persons
8Requirements for isolation or quarantine
9Medical examination and testing
10Period of isolation or quarantine
11Early end to period of isolation or quarantine for certain people
12Place of isolation or quarantine
13Leaving place of isolation or quarantine to visit fellow resident
13ALeaving place of isolation or quarantine for purpose of approved event or programme
14Leaving place of isolation or quarantine with special authorisation
14ADesignation of relevant persons as fellow residents
15Caregivers of children and other vulnerable people
15APower for Minister to grant exemptions from this Part [Revoked]
15BApplication of this Part
15CRequirement to notify Ministry of Health [Revoked]
15DRequirements for self-isolation
15DAPart 1 applies if relevant worker had high risk of exposure to COVID-19 [Revoked]
15DBOther circumstances in which Part 1 applies [Revoked]
15DCKey safety standards [Revoked]
15EPeriod of self-isolation
15FMedical examination and testing
15GLeaving place of self-isolation
15GAMonitoring and testing after period of self-isolation
[Revoked]
15GAInterpretation [Revoked]
[Revoked]
15GBSubpart applies to participants [Revoked]
15GCRemaining at place of self-isolation and other restrictions [Revoked]
15GDMedical examination and testing [Revoked]
15GEMonitoring of compliance [Revoked]
15GFNotice must be displayed at place of self-isolation [Revoked]
15GGPeriod of self-isolation [Revoked]
15GHLeaving place of self-isolation [Revoked]
15GIIsolation or quarantine may replace self-isolation [Revoked]
[Revoked]
15GJRequirement for employers [Revoked]
15GKRequirement for people entering place of self-isolation [Revoked]
15GLInterpretation
15GMApplication of this subpart
15GNPeriod of self-isolation
15GORequirement to notify Ministry of Health
15GPRequirements for self-isolation
15GQTravel from MIQF to place of self-isolation
15GRMedical examination and testing
15GSRemaining at place of self-isolation
15GTRequirement for other residents
15GUPower for Minister to grant exemptions from this Part
15HAInterpretation
15HBApplication of this subpart
15HCPeriod of self-isolation
15HDRemaining at place of self-isolation and other restrictions
15HEMedical examination and testing
15HFMonitoring of compliance
15HGLeaving place of self-isolation for essential movement
15HHLeaving place of self-isolation for permitted work and permitted work travel
15HIRequirement for other residents
[Revoked]
15HInterpretation [Revoked]
15IChief executive responsible for operation of managed isolation allocation system [Revoked]
15JIssue of confirmed allocations [Revoked]
15KOnline allocations [Revoked]
15LOffline allocations [Revoked]
15MAmendment and cancellation of allocations [Revoked]
16Appointment of site managers [Revoked]
17Restriction on entry to MIQF
18Duty to remain at MIQF for risk assessment
19Revocation [Revoked]
19Interpretation
20Infringement offences
[Revoked]
Gazette Information
Notes