On 10 April 2020, the State Coordinator made a Direction under the Emergency Management Act 2004 to limit entry into residential aged care facilities.
Current direction details
The Emergency Management (Residential Aged Care Facilities No 6) (COVID-19) Direction 2020 is now in effect. This Direction will remain in place until it is updated or removed.
The Direction outlines restrictions which impact a resident’s ability to leave residential aged care facilities, along with visitation rights to these facilities.
FAQ - Residential Aged Care Facilities No 6 (PDF, 367.4 KB) - 24 June 2020
FAQ - Residential Aged Care Facilities No 6 (DOCX, 166.8 KB) - 24 June 2020
For more information about this Direction, see the SA Health website.