Changes to requirements for confirmed cases and close contacts
Critically essential workers
An employer in a critical industry can identify and create a Critical Worker List of critically essential roles. A close contact who performs a critically essential role can then leave quarantine to carry out that role if they:
- have no COVID-19 symptoms
- are fully vaccinated.
See current requirements for critically essential workers.
- Managing COVID-19 in the workplace
- Close contact quarantine and testing requirements
- Isolation for people who are diagnosed with COVID-19