• SCA (Vic)

COVID-19 Restrictions Update


‘There's been plenty said about how challenging 2020 has been’ and that was just at our recent event, the CHU, Macquarie Bank, SCA (Vic) Strata in Motion 2020.


To read the Statement from the Premier that started the same way, visit https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/statement-premier-77.


While we’re still in Step 2 out of lockdown it appears most of the same restrictions apply with respect to work and management of your OCs. Here is a list of links to provide the detailed advice you’re after:

COVID-19 Summary of changes to restrictions for metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/summary-of-the-changes-to-restrictions-for-metropolitan-melbourne-and-regional-victoria

COVID-19 Restrictions Metropolitan Melbourne

Here are a few key reference points to review:


Restricted Activity Directions (Restricted Areas) (No 13)

The restricted activity period is the period beginning at 11:59:00pm on 18 October 2020 and ending at 11:59:00pm on 8 November 2020.

Permitted Work Premises

Closed work premises

A person who owns, controls or operates a Closed Work Premises in the Restricted Area must not permit persons to attend that premises during the restricted activity period…..

Exceptions

Pools in Owners Corporations

Permitted operations:

— outdoor swimming pool or chlorinated spa at non-residential premises for exercise’

— non-residential swimming pool for workplace or educational purposes

— non-residential swimming pool or hydrotherapy pool for hydrotherapy services

Playground and outdoor communal exercise equipment

Permitted operations:

— playground facilities and outdoor communal exercise equipment

Industry restriction levels: Metropolitan Melbourne

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/administrative-and-support-services-covid-19

Visit this page to identify what is applicable across industries.

Included in particular are:

Construction [Second Step ‘Restricted’]

Industry restriction levels - Construction: Small scale

Offices and professional services [Second Step ‘Closed’]

Industry restriction levels - Professional scientific financial and administrative support services (inc legal additional requirements)

Repairs, maintenance and cleaning [Second Step ‘Heavily Restricted’]

Industry restriction levels — Landscaping and gardening services

COVID-19 Restrictions Regional Victoria

Here are a few key reference points to review for Regional Victoria:

Restricted Activity Directions (Non-Melbourne) (No 8)

The restricted activity period is the period beginning at 11:59:00pm on 18 October 2020 and ending at 11:59:00pm on 8 November 2020.

Physical recreational facilities

Community facilities

Food and drink facilities

Accommodation Facilities

Swimming Pools

Permitted operations:

— outdoor swimming pool at non-residential premises

— swimming pool at non-residential premises for educational or workplace purposes

— indoor swimming pool at non-residential premises for recreational use

Industry restriction levels: Regional Melbourne

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/industry-restriction-levels-regional-victoria

Visit this page to identify what is applicable across industries

Construction [Third Step ‘Open with COVIDSafe Plan’]

Go to the sector guidance page for operational guidance and frequently asked questions.

Offices and professional services [Third Step ‘Restricted’]

Go to the sector guidance page for operational guidance and frequently asked questions.

Repairs, maintenance and cleaning [Third Step ‘Open with a COVIDSafe Plan’]

Industry restriction levels — Landscaping and gardening services

266 views

© 2020 by SCA Ltd