Victorian Booster Requirement
Posted on 11 January 2022
The Victorian Government has announced a number of changes to further protect our highest-risk health care and hospitality settings – and key workforces – from the risk of outbreaks and super-spreader events.
Under new pandemic orders coming into place at 11:59pm Wednesday 12 January 2022:
Vaccination Requirements in Key Sectors
Workers in key sectors who are already required to be fully vaccinated must get their third dose before being permitted to work onsite. This applies to workers in:
Workplaces must sight and record proof of vaccination.
Workers eligible for a third dose on or before Wednesday 12 January 2022 will have until Saturday 12 February 2022 to get their third dose.
Workers not yet eligible for a third dose will be required to get it within three months and two weeks of the deadline to receiving their second mandatory dose.
You can find the order here.
Bookings can be made www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/vaccine.
Information on updated COVIDSafe settings and third dose vaccination requirements will be published at www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au when the orders come into effect at 11:59pm Wednesday 12 January 2022.