In March 2020, the State Coordinator made a Direction under the Emergency Management Act 2004 to limit public activities.

This direction may be cited as the Emergency Management (Reporting on COVID-19 Testing No 2 ) (COVID-19) Direction 2020.

Current Direction details

This direction may be cited as Emergency Management (Reporting on COVID-19 Testing No 3) Direction 2020. The Emergency Management (Reporting on COVID-19 Testing No 2) Direction 2020 is now revoked.

This Direction is aimed at regulating the Pathology labs (private) to enable capture of information from tests conducted and prescribes timeframes for letting patients know results.

This Direction came into effect at 4.45 pm on Monday, 26 July 2021.

Emergency Management (Reporting on COVID-19 Testing No 3) (COVID-19) Direction (PDF, 278.4 KB) - 26 July 2021
Emergency Management (Reporting on COVID-19 Testing No 3) (COVID-19) Direction (DOCX, 32.6 KB) - 26 July 2021