COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 9) 2021

  • revoked
  • COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 9) 2021: revoked, at 11.59 pm on 31 August 2021, by clause 45 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 10) 2021 (LI 2021/227).

Workplace requirements

18 Closure of premises in alert level 4 area

(1)

A person in control of premises in the alert level 4 area must close those premises unless—

(a)

the person is carrying on an alert level 4 business or service; and

(b)

the alert level 4 business or service is operating in compliance with the alert level 4 requirements.

(2)

However,—

(a)

this clause does not prevent a person from undertaking any necessary work in any premises for either of the following purposes:

(i)

minimum basic operations required to—

(A)

maintain the condition or value of, or clean, the premises, or any plant, equipment, or goods in the premises:

(B)

care for animals:

(C)

receive stock or freight (including livestock):

(D)

enable workers to work, or to continue to work, remotely from their homes or places of residence:

(ii)

to prepare the premises for opening (and to meet public health guidance); and

(b)

this clause does not apply to any premises referred to in section 12(2)(c) or (d) of the Act.

(3)

A breach of subclause (1) is an infringement offence for the purposes of section 26(3) of the Act.