Tim Truth Published October 1, 2021
Mandatory Vaccinations for Authorised Providers and Authorised Workers
The Victorian Government has announced mandatory vaccination requirements for all authorised providers and authorised workers (APAW) who are not working from home.
All workers – in Melbourne and regional Victoria – on the Authorised Worker list who cannot work at home will require their first COVID-19 vaccine dose by Friday, 15 October
From 26 November 2021, the requirement will increase to having had two doses or a medical exception.
Quote attributable to Premier Daniel Andrews
“All of our health workers are working their guts out to be there for us and they need us all to do our bit and get vaccinated, so we can continue on our pathway to opening.”
Quote attributable to Minister for Health Martin Foley
“If you’ve been putting it off or waiting to get vaccinated, don’t wait any longer. The best vaccine is the vaccine you can get today and we all need to do our bit to protect the community and get back to the things we love.”