Chief Health Officer directions

The Northern Territory’s Public Health Emergency Declaration ceased at 11.59pm, Wednesday 15 June 2022.

To ensure the Territory can continue to respond to COVID-19, a number of  Chief Health Officer Directions (CHO) are  in place. Read about the current restrictions.

Current directions

CHO direction Subject Effective date Time
Post emergency 7/2022 Face Masks PDF (410.5 KB) 15 July 2022 5:58 pm
Post-emergency 8/2022 Infected persons and close contacts PDF (541.0 KB) 15 July 2022 5:57 pm
Post-emergency 6/2022 Cruise Vessels PDF (705.0 KB) 24 June 2022 5:30 pm
Post-emergency 3/2022 Testing (reporting RAT results) PDF (389.3 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 2/2022 Police assistance PDF (325.7 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 1/2022 Revocation of various directions PDF (322.9 KB) 15 June 2022 11:59 pm

Past directions - 2022

CHO direction Subject Effective date Time
1/2022 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No. 131) 2021 – Border Directions Amendment #2 PDF (208.4 KB) 04 January 2022 7:43 pm
Consolidated 131/134 and 1/2022 Directions for Territory border restrictions PDF (319.8 KB) 04 January 2022 7:43 pm
2/2022 Directions to lock out whole of Territory PDF (475.7 KB) 06 January 2022 2:40 pm
3/2022 Directions for Exclusion Zones PDF (209.9 KB) 06 January 2022 6:43 pm
- Determination of Exclusion Zones PDF (666.5 KB) 21 January 2022 9:20 am
5/2022 Amendments to Directions No. 2 of 2022 PDF (205.4 KB) 06 January 2022 8:42 pm
4/2022 Directions for infected persons and close contacts PDF (242.7 KB) 06 January 2022 7:48 pm
6/2022 Amendments to Directions No.3 of 2022 - Exclusion Zones Amendment #1 PDF (398.8 KB) 07 January 2022 6:13 pm
Consolidated 3 and 6/2022 Directions for Exclusion Zones PDF (123.2 KB) 07 January 2022 6:13 pm
7/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No.3 2022 PDF (205.1 KB) 09 January 2022 12:39 pm
- Indicative Map – Exclusion Zone – Connected Communities Area 1 – Gove Peninsular PDF (1.5 MB) 09 January 2022 12:39 pm
- Indicative Map – Exclusion Zone – Connected Communities Area 2 – Groote Eylandt PDF (1.2 MB) 09 January 2022 12:39 pm
8/2022 Directions requiring evidence of vaccination or exemption PDF (420.8 KB) 10 January 2022 12:00 pm
9/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions (No.08) 2022 PDF (99.8 KB) 10 January 2022 2:48 pm
Consolidated 8 & 9 of 2022 Directions requiring evidence of vaccination or exemption PDF (255.1 KB) 10 January 2022 2:48 pm
10/2022 Directions to lock out Yuendumu and Yuelamu PDF (382.1 KB) 10 January 2022 5:59 pm
- Indicative Map - Yuedumu & Yuelamu Lockout PDF (2.2 MB) 10 January 2022 5:59 pm
11/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.4) 2022 and revocation of CHO Directions (No.18) 2021 PDF (390.6 KB) 11 January 2022 3:59 pm
12/2022 Directions to lock out Amoonguna PDF (844.3 KB) 13 January 2022 12:00 pm
13/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions (No.4) 2022 PDF (383.6 KB) 13 January 2022 2:08 pm
14/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions (No.8) 2022 PDF (307.4 KB) 13 January 2022 1:55 pm
15/2022 Approved COVID-19 testing procedure PDF (375.9 KB) 13 January 2022 2:33 pm
16/2022 Directions for reporting of rapid antigen test results PDF (667.7 KB) 13 January 2022 2:09 pm
17/2022 Amendment of Directions (No 10) 2022 PDF (88.3 KB) 14 January 2022 1:52 pm
18/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No.10 2022 PDF (177.8 KB) 16 January 2022 2:20 pm
19/2022 Directions to lock out Alice Springs and Amoonguna PDF (364.2 KB) 16 January 2022 3:00 pm
20/2022 Directions to lock down Elcho Island including Galiwinku and Wessel Islands including Martjanba PDF (491.2 KB) 17 January 2022 4:01 pm
- Indicative Map - Lockdown - Elcho Island including Galiwinku and Wessel Island including Martjanba.pdf PDF (740.6 KB) 17 January 2022 4:01 pm
21/2022 Directions to lock down Yirrkala PDF (818.0 KB) 17 January 2022 4:00 pm
24/2022 Directions to lock down various localities PDF (290.7 KB) 22 January 2022 2:00 pm
23/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No. 10) 2022 PDF (192.8 KB) 22 January 2022 1:16 pm
25/2022 Directions to lock down Utopia Homelands PDF (292.8 KB) 22 January 2022 7:22 pm
- Indicative Map - Lockdown - Utopia Homelands PDF (1.2 MB) 22 January 2022 7:22 pm
26/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No. 19) 2022 PDF (191.2 KB) 23 January 2022 11:31 am
22/2022 Directions for infected persons and close contacts PDF (380.4 KB) 23 January 2022 5:39 pm
27/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions No. 20 of 2022 PDF (88.9 KB) 24 January 2022 12:09 pm
28/2022 Directions to lock down Milikapiti PDF (811.9 KB) 24 January 2022 2:46 pm
29/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.22) 2022 PDF (195.1 KB) 25 January 2022 3:04 pm
30/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No. 28 of 2022. PDF (98.9 KB) 27 January 2022 1:19 pm
31/2022 Directions to lock down of Ampilatwatja PDF (290.8 KB) 28 January 2022 2:00 pm
32/2022 Directions to wear face masks outdoors in the Territory PDF (143.2 KB) 29 January 2022 6:00 pm
33/2022 Directions for lock-in areas PDF (263.3 KB) 30 January 2022 2:00 pm
34/2022 Amendment of COVID 19 Directions No.33, 2022 PDF (119.9 KB) 31 January 2022 5:00 pm
- Indicative map - Lock in - Lajamanu and surrounding homelands PDF (72.4 KB) 31 January 2022 5:00 pm
35/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions No. 131 if 2021 PDF (151.6 KB) 01 February 2022 8:00 am
36/2022 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No. 33 of 2022 PDF (104.0 KB) 01 February 2022 4:55 pm
- Indicative map - lock-in - Milingimbi PDF (410.2 KB) 01 February 2022 4:55 pm
37/2022 Directions for Maritime Crew PDF (241.0 KB) 03 February 2022 3:45 pm
38/2022 Revocation of CHO Directions 132 of 2021 and Amendment of CHO Directions 131 of 2021 and 33 of 2022 PDF (198.9 KB) 03 February 2022 4:07 pm
39/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.33) 2022 PDF (199.9 KB) 04 February 2022 2:23 pm
40/2022 Cruise vessels PDF (149.4 KB) 12 February 2022 3:35 am
41/2022 Directions for high risk places PDF (173.8 KB) 11 March 2022 12:01 am
42/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.22) 2022 PDF (211.5 KB) 18 February 2022 4:15 pm
Consolidated 22, 29 and 42/2022 Directions for infected persons and close contacts PDF (406.0 KB) 18 February 2022 4:30 pm
43/2022 Revocation of border directions PDF (197.8 KB) 18 February 2022 4:42 pm
44/2022 CHO Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.43) 2022 PDF (83.1 KB) 23 February 2022 2:18 pm
45/2022 COVID-19 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No. 43) 2022 PDF (105.2 KB) 01 March 2022 12:00 am
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (272.3 KB) 27 February 2022 5:37 pm
47/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No.35 of 2021 and revocation of CHO Directions No.46 of 2022 PDF (252.1 KB) 03 March 2022 3:31 pm
48/2022 Amendment to CHO Directions No.3 of 2022, No.22 of 2022 and No.33 of 2022 PDF (543.6 KB) 04 March 2022 9:28 am
49/2022 Directions to wear face masks PDF (385.0 KB) 07 March 2022 12:01 am
50/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.49) 2022 PDF (99.7 KB) 11 March 2022 12:01 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (272.1 KB) 10 March 2022 4:52 pm
51/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.53) 2021 PDF (106.0 KB) 11 March 2022 6:22 pm
52/2022 Directions for additional vaccination requirements for certain workers to attend the workplace PDF (230.9 KB) 22 April 2022 12:01 am
53/2022 Revocation of COVID-19 Directions No.55 of 2021 PDF (290.6 KB) 22 April 2022 12:01 am
54/2022 Directions for infected persons and close contacts PDF (612.9 KB) 24 March 2022 5:35 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (161.4 KB) 25 March 2022 4:00 pm
55/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No.8 2022 vaccine pass PDF (113.2 KB) 30 March 2022 8:21 am
- Determination of exclusion zones - 30 March 2022 PDF (270.3 KB) 30 March 2022 8:40 am
56/2022 Major public events PDF (417.2 KB) 31 March 2022 8:26 am
57/2022 Removal of vaccine pass PDF (98.7 KB) 05 April 2022 7:45 am
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (270.1 KB) 05 April 2022 4:45 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (651.0 KB) 08 April 2022 10:43 am
59/2022 Amendment of CHO Directions No. 54 of 2022 and No.57 of 2022 PDF (99.3 KB) 12 April 2022 6:08 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (130.1 KB) 19 April 2022 3:42 pm
58/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions No. 141 of 2021 PDF (198.3 KB) 20 April 2022 10:04 am
60/2022 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions No. 52 of 2022 PDF (198.7 KB) 21 April 2022 2:00 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (269.5 KB) 26 April 2022 3:47 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (253.0 KB) 28 April 2022 12:05 pm
61/2022 Directions for infected persons and close contacts PDF (463.2 KB) 29 April 2022 3:36 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (649.9 KB) 06 May 2022 11:07 am
62/2022 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No. 61 of 2022 PDF (284.2 KB) 06 May 2022 1:32 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (250.6 KB) 13 May 2022 12:19 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (255.1 KB) 24 May 2022 9:33 am
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (631.1 KB) 27 May 2022 12:43 pm
Post-emergency 1/2022 Revocation of various directions PDF (322.9 KB) 15 June 2022 11:59 pm
Post-emergency 2/2022 Police assistance PDF (325.7 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 3/2022 Testing (reporting RAT results) PDF (389.3 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 4/2022 Face masks PDF (413.9 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 5/2022 Infected persons and close contacts PDF (540.3 KB) 16 June 2022 12:01 am
Post-emergency 6/2022 Cruise Vessels PDF (705.0 KB) 24 June 2022 5:30 pm
Post emergency 7/2022 Face Masks PDF (410.5 KB) 15 July 2022 5:58 pm
Post-emergency 8/2022 Infected persons and close contacts PDF (541.0 KB) 15 July 2022 5:57 pm

Past directions - 2021

CHO direction Subject Effective date Time
1/2021 Wearing face masks in aircraft and airport PDF (228.5 KB) 20 January 2021 12:01 am
2/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No. 49) 202 PDF (228.6 KB) 20 January 2021 12:01 am
3/2021 Maritime crew PDF (268.9 KB) 17 March 2021 12:01 am
4/2021 Cruise vessels PDF (559.5 KB) 26 March 2021 12:00 pm
5/2021 Cruise vessels PDF (559.4 KB) 15 April 2021 12:54 pm
6/2021 Directions for Quarantine Workers PDF (986.7 KB) 23 April 2021 12:00 pm
6/2021 Procedure for COVID-19 testing of quarantine workers as authorised by the CHO PDF (476.3 KB) 23 April 2021 12:00 pm
7/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (2.0 MB) 03 June 2021 2:34 pm
8/2021 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (5.2 MB) 05 June 2021 12:01 am
9/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin, Palmerston, Litchfield, Waigait, Belyuen and Dundee Beach PDF (242.1 KB) 27 June 2021 1:00 pm
10/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Darwin, Palmerston, Litchfield, Waigait, Belyuen and Dundee Beach PDF (210.5 KB) 27 June 2021 1:00 pm
11/2021 Directions or Aged Care Facilities PDF (227.3 KB) 27 June 2021 3:32 pm
12/2021 Directions for Quarantine Workers PDF (217.4 KB) 27 June 2021 3:33 pm
13/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (247.3 KB) 27 June 2021 7:24 pm
14/2021 Directions to require evidence of medical reasons not to wear a face mask PDF (209.9 KB) 27 June 2021 5:56 pm
15/2021 Amendment to Directions No. 11 (Aged Care Facilities) PDF (496.1 KB) 27 June 2021 6:08 pm
16/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (484.8 KB) 28 June 2021 7:40 pm
17/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (209.9 KB) 28 June 2021 7:39 pm
18/2021 Directions for COVID-19 public exposure sites in the Territory PDF (560.1 KB) 29 June 2021 1:25 pm
19/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (227.6 KB) 01 July 2021 7:37 pm
20/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No. 16) 2021 PDF (206.7 KB) 29 June 2021 8:51 pm
16/2021 and 20/2021 Consolidated version Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (556.6 KB) 29 June 2021 8:51 pm
21/2021 Directions to lock down Alice Springs PDF (237.9 KB) 30 June 2021 1:00 pm
22/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Alice Springs PDF (209.8 KB) 30 June 2021 1:00 pm
23/2021 Directions to lock down Alice Springs PDF (508.5 KB) 01 July 2021 6:40 pm
24/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Alice Springs PDF (535.6 KB) 01 July 2021 6:41 pm
25/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (485.6 KB) 01 July 2021 6:43 pm
26/2021 Directions for face masks PDF (1.1 MB) 02 July 2021 1:00 pm
27/2021 Directions to close etc. certain places, premises, activities and services in former lockdown area PDF (527.9 KB) 02 July 2021 1:00 pm
28/2021 Directions not to attend certain places or participate in certain activites and services out of former lockdown area PDF (953.9 KB) 02 July 2021 1:00 pm
29/2021 Directions for Gatherings at Private Residences PDF (860.5 KB) 02 July 2021 1:00 pm
30/2021 Amendment to CHO Directions No.26 2021 Directions for face masks PDF (205.4 KB) 02 July 2021 6:39 pm
31/2021 Amendment to CHO Directions No. 26 relating to face mask PDF (208.6 KB) 06 July 2021 9:31 am
32/2021 Directions relating to places business activities and services PDF (549.4 KB) 06 July 2021 9:32 am
33/201 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (237.6 KB) 09 July 2021 1:00 pm
34/2021 CHO Directions No. 34 of 2021 - Day 3 post quarantine testing requirement PDF (119.5 KB) 23 July 2021 5:31 pm
35/2021 Safety Measures for Places, Businesses, Activities, Services and Premises PDF (259.7 KB) 12 July 2021 9:00 am
36/2021 Directions for Major Public Events PDF (232.2 KB) 12 July 2021 9:00 am
37/2021 Amendment to Directions No.1 2021 Wearing face masks in aircraft and airport PDF (204.8 KB) 22 July 2021 5:35 pm
38/2021 Directions for Further Border Restrictions PDF (230.4 KB) 09 August 2021 12:01 am
39/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas and Katherine PDF (491.8 KB) 16 August 2021 12:00 pm
40/2021 Business Closure Darwin and Katherine PDF (605.8 KB) 16 August 2021 12:00 pm
41/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (235.7 KB) 16 August 2021 12:00 pm
42/2021 Directions to lock down Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory and Katherine PDF (498.3 KB) 16 August 2021 3:06 pm
43/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.40) 2021 PDF (509.4 KB) 16 August 2021 3:07 pm
44/2021 Quarantine and testing for persons who have exited quarantine in a State or another Territory PDF (545.3 KB) 19 August 2021 4:00 pm
45/2021 Directions to apply in Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory following lockdown PDF (450.2 KB) 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
46/2021 Directions to lock down Katherine PDF (868.7 KB) 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
47/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities in Katherine PDF (479.3 KB) 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
48/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (537.6 KB) 19 August 2021 11:47 am
49/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Katherine PDF (150.5 KB) 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
49/2021 Part 3 Procedure for testing of quarantine workers as approved by the CHO PDF (480.3 KB) 19 August 2021 12:00 pm
50/2021 Directions to apply in Katherine following lockdown PDF (494.1 KB) 20 August 2021 12:00 pm
51/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.45) 2021 PDF (203.0 KB) 20 August 2021 11:16 am
52/2021 Directions for Quarantine Facilities PDF (831.9 KB) 01 September 2021 1:06 pm
53/2021 Directions for Quarantine Workers PDF (216.6 KB) 04 October 2021 5:16 pm
54/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No.38 PDF (355.4 KB) 06 October 2021 1:13 pm
55/2021 Directions for mandatory vaccination of workers to attend the workplace PDF (3.4 MB) 13 October 2021 12:00 pm
57/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No.8 2021 PDF (114.9 KB) 29 October 2021 5:00 pm
58/2021 Directions for persons sharing accommodation with persons undergoing quarantine PDF (142.6 KB) 29 October 2021 5:01 pm
59/2021 Directions to lock down Katherine PDF (184.7 KB) 05 November 2021 12:01 am
60/2021 Directions to close places, activities and services in Katherine PDF (133.0 KB) 05 November 2021 12:01 am
61/2021 Directions to lock out Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (505.8 KB) 05 November 2021 12:01 am
62/2021 Directions to check vaccination status and to refuse service and access to places, activities and services to unvaccinated people PDF (132.7 KB) 05 November 2021 12:01 am
63/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities in Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory and Katherine PDF (2.3 MB) 05 November 2021 8:40 am
64/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No. 61) 2021 PDF (192.2 KB) 05 November 2021 9:58 am
65/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No 60) 2021 PDF (298.9 KB) 05 November 2021 12:10 pm
66/2021 Directions to check vaccination status and regulate service and access to places, activities and services in Darwin PDF (962.9 KB) 05 November 2021 8:20 pm
67/2021 Directions to lock out Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (551.8 KB) 05 November 2021 8:21 pm
68/2021 Directions to Lock down Katherine PDF (6.3 MB) 05 November 2021 8:22 pm
69/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No63) 2021 PDF (203.4 KB) 05 November 2021 4:49 pm
70/2021 Amendments to Directions No. 60, 63, 66, 67, 68 of 2021 and revocation of COVID-19 Direction (No. 64) 2021 PDF (809.7 KB) 06 November 2021 12:30 pm
71/2021 Directions to lock out Katherine PDF (6.6 MB) 07 November 2021 3:00 pm
72/2021 Directions to check vaccination status and refuse service in Darwin & Surrounds and Katherine PDF (954.0 KB) 07 November 2021 2:01 pm
73/2021 Amendments to Directions No.63 and 67 of 2021 PDF (536.5 KB) 07 November 2021 2:40 pm
74/2021 Directions to apply in Katherine following lockout PDF (1.0 MB) 08 November 2021 5:00 pm
75/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (2.4 MB) 08 November 2021 5:00 pm
76/2021 Directions to lock out Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory PDF (6.6 MB) 08 November 2021 4:36 pm
77/2021 Directions to check vaccination status and regulate service and access to places, activities and services in the Darwin lockout area PDF (855.0 KB) 08 November 2021 5:00 pm
78/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No.63) 2021 PDF (495.6 KB) 08 November 2021 5:00 pm
79/2021 Directions to apply in Darwin and surrounding areas of the Territory following lockout PDF (1.0 MB) 09 November 2021 11:59 pm
80/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.75) 2021 and revocation of various COVID-19 Directions PDF (398.7 KB) 09 November 2021 11:59 pm
81/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No. 55) 2021 – Mandatory Vaccination Directions Amendment #1 PDF (967.3 KB) 10 November 2021 5:12 pm
Consolidated version 55/81 Consolidated Directions for mandatory vaccination of workers to attend the workplace PDF (161.5 KB) 10 November 2021 5:12 pm
82/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.74) 2021 PDF (314.0 KB) 12 November 2021 4:03 pm
83/2021 CHO Directions No.83 of 2021 - Directions for low vaccinated communities PDF (1.4 MB) 15 November 2021 12:01 am
84/2021 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No.74) 2021 PDF (332.4 KB) 13 November 2021 2:58 pm
85/2021 Directions to lock down Katherine PDF (6.4 MB) 15 November 2021 6:00 pm
86/2021 Directions to lock down Robinson River and homelands PDF (6.3 MB) 15 November 2021 6:00 pm
86/2021 Robinson River Lockdown Area PDF (1.4 MB) 15 November 2021 6:00 pm
87/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities in Katherine PDF (2.4 MB) 15 November 2021 6:00 pm
88/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No.85) 2021 PDF (102.4 KB) 16 November 2021 10:35 am
89/2021 Directions to wear face masks in the Territory PDF (2.5 MB) 16 November 2021 12:00 pm
90/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No.85) 2021 PDF (662.0 KB) 16 November 2021 11:46 am
91/2021 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No.86) 2021 PDF (94.0 KB) 17 November 2021 10:49 am
92/2021 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No. 87) 2021 PDF (337.9 KB) 18 November 2021 4:36 pm
93/2021 Revocation of NT wide mask wearing PDF (57.1 KB) 20 November 2021 10:55 am
94/2021 Hard lockdown of Binjari and Rockhole PDF (109.3 KB) 20 November 2021 8:16 pm
95/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Roper Gulf and Victoria-Daly PDF (1.0 MB) 21 November 2021 12:00 pm
96/2021 Directions for Territory border restrictions PDF (264.2 KB) 22 November 2021 12:01 am
97/2021 Robinson River and surrounds lock out PDF (6.1 MB) 22 November 2021 4:17 pm
97/2021 Map attachment Robinson River and Surrounds - Lockout area map PDF (1.5 MB) 22 November 2021 4:17 pm
98/2021 Amendments to CHO Directions No. 85 and 87 of 2021 PDF (419.7 KB) 22 November 2021 5:29 pm
99/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions No.96 of 2021 PDF (516.5 KB) 22 November 2021 5:19 pm
100/2021 Amendments to No. 85 & 87 PDF (383.3 KB) 24 November 2021 3:43 pm
101/2021 Amendments to No 94 PDF (67.1 KB) 25 November 2021 12:00 pm
102/2021 Directions for intra-Territory travel PDF (2.1 MB) 25 November 2021 5:18 pm
103/2021 Revocation of Directions to wear face masks in Roper Gulf and Victoria-Daly PDF (282.2 KB) 26 November 2021 2:27 pm
104/2021 Directions for Rapid Antigen Testing for arrivals from South Australia PDF (470.2 KB) 27 November 2021 12:01 am
105/2021 Directions for hard lockdown in Binjari PDF (1.3 MB) 27 November 2021 12:00 pm
106/2021 Directions to lock out Katherine PDF (1.4 MB) 27 November 2021 12:00 pm
107/2021 Amendments to CHO Directions No.102 - Intra Territory travel PDF (82.9 KB) 27 November 2021 12:00 pm
108/2021 Directions to lock down Lajamanu and homelands PDF (219.3 KB) 27 November 2021 10:27 pm
109/2021 Exiting a lockdown area or lockout area to leave the Territory by road PDF (1.7 MB) 28 November 2021 5:10 pm
110/2021 PCR testing for South Australia arrivals PDF (407.5 KB) 30 November 2021 12:01 am
111/2021 Directions to lock out Lajamanu and homelands PDF (6.4 MB) 01 December 2021 12:00 pm
Consolidated version 96 and 99 Consolidated version - CHO Directions 96 of 2021 as amended by CHO Directions 99 of 2021 PDF (262.8 KB) 02 December 2021 10:00 am
112/2021 Directions to lock down Binjari PDF (6.3 MB) 02 December 2021 12:06 pm
113/2021 Application of my COVID-19 Directions (No.110) 2021 and revocation PDF (323.4 KB) 03 December 2021 3:13 pm
114/2021 Amendment of COVID-19 Directions (No. 96) 2021 PDF (239.3 KB) 06 December 2021 4:32 pm
Consolidated CHO direction 96/99/114 2021 Directions for Territory border restrictions PDF (276.1 KB) 06 December 2021 4:32 pm
115/2021 Amendment of (No.106) 2021 and revocation of (No.112 PDF (314.3 KB) 07 December 2021 11:59 am
116/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Katherine PDF (960.1 KB) 08 December 2021 12:00 pm
117/2021 Directions for aged care facilities in Katherine PDF (2.3 MB) 08 December 2021 5:00 pm
119/2021 Testing requirements for COVID-19 risk zone - Katherine East PDF (499.6 KB) 10 December 2021 2:00 pm
120/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Barunga and Manyallaluk PDF (128.6 KB) 11 December 2021 2:00 pm
121/2021 Directions to lock out Beswick PDF (300.5 KB) 11 December 2021 2:00 pm
122/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Bulla, Tennant Creek, Daguragu, Kalkarindji, Pigeon Hole and Lajamanu PDF (195.9 KB) 12 December 2021 2:27 pm
123/2021 Directions for PCR testing for persons exiting Katherine PDF (206.3 KB) 13 December 2021 7:27 pm
124/2021 Amendment of 116 120 and 122 - Mask wearing PDF (327.8 KB) 14 December 2021 1:42 pm
125/2021 Directions to lock out Kalkarindji and Daguragu PDF (496.4 KB) 14 December 2021 8:14 pm
126/2021 Directions to lock out Timber Creek and Gilwi PDF (555.9 KB) 14 December 2021 8:16 pm
127/2021 Directions to lock down Tennant Creek PDF (232.0 KB) 17 December 2021 4:55 pm
128/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Barkly Region PDF (415.1 KB) 17 December 2021 1:25 pm
129/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Timber Creek, Gilwi, Kalkarindji and Daguragu PDF (220.0 KB) 17 December 2021 2:00 pm
130/2021 Amendment of Directions No. 116, 120 and 122 PDF (130.0 KB) 17 December 2021 1:27 pm
131/2021 Directions for Territory border restrictions PDF (579.2 KB) 20 December 2021 12:01 am
132/2021 Directions for freight workers PDF (182.6 KB) 20 December 2021 12:01 am
133/2021 Directions to lock down Ali Curung, Imangara, Imperrenth, Double D, Junkaji and Wakurlpu PDF (294.0 KB) 19 December 2021 4:28 pm
134/2021 Amendments to COVID-19 Directions (No. 131) 2021 PDF (395.7 KB) 19 December 2021 4:30 pm
135/2021 Amendment and revocation of other Directions PDF (136.5 KB) 20 December 2021 4:08 pm
136/2021 Exiting a lockdown or lockout area to leave the Territory PDF (433.0 KB) 21 December 2021 5:17 pm
137/2021 Directions to wear face masks in Alice Springs and Amoonguna PDF (416.0 KB) 22 December 2021 4:18 pm
138/2021 Amendment and revocation of other Directions PDF (162.4 KB) 22 December 2021 4:22 pm
139/2021 Amendment and revocation of other Directions PDF (393.6 KB) 23 December 2021 1:42 pm
140/2021 Direction to lock out Tennant Creek PDF (377.0 KB) 23 December 2021 5:58 pm
- Determination of exclusion zones PDF (545.7 KB) 23 December 2021 4:18 pm
141/2021 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (361.6 KB) 24 December 2021 6:21 pm
142/2021 Directions to wear face masks in the Territory PDF (171.3 KB) 31 December 2021 6:00 pm
143/2021 Amendments to Directions (No. 142) 2021 PDF (193.8 KB) 31 December 2021 6:00 pm

Past directions - 2020

CHO direction Subject Effective date Time
1/2020 Directions to prohibit non-essential large gatherings and Directions for self-quarantine following overseas travel PDF (119.3 KB) 18 March 2020 1:48 pm
2/2020 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (107.1 KB) 22 March 2020 3:20 pm
3/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (222.4 KB) 24 March 2020 4:00 pm
4/2020 Directions for Gatherings PDF (133.0 KB) 22 March 2020 3:18 pm
5/2020 Direction for Assistance of Police Officers PDF (129.3 KB) 22 March 2020 3:21 pm
6/2020 Directions for Closure of Certain Businesses to the Public and to Cease Certain Business and Other Activities PDF (122.3 KB) 23 March 2020 2:00 pm
7/2020 Directions for Infected Persons PDF (108.3 KB) 28 March 2020 12:24 pm
8/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (227.3 KB) 24 March 2020 4:00 pm
9/2020 Directions for Closure of Certain Businesses to the Public and to Cease Certain Business and Other Activities PDF (124.1 KB) 24 March 2020 4:00 pm
10/2020 Directions for Further Closure and Cessation of Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (115.7 KB) 25 March 2020 12:00 am
11/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (195.2 KB) 25 March 2020 9:08 pm
12/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No. 10) 2020 PDF (107.5 KB) 27 March 2020 1:09 pm
13/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (234.8 KB) 28 March 2020 4:14 pm
14/2020 Directions for Gatherings PDF (112.0 KB) 30 March 2020 12:00 am
15/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (118.9 KB) 30 March 2020 12:00 am
16/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (231.9 KB) 01 April 2020 11:59 pm
17/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (218.3 KB) 02 April 2020 5:00 pm
18/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (224.4 KB) 05 April 2020 11:59 pm
19/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (239.1 KB) 09 April 2020 11:59 pm
20/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (448.1 KB) 15 April 2020 11:59 pm
21/2020 Directions for Potentially Infected Persons PDF (493.5 KB) 16 April 2020 11:59 pm
22/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (239.1 KB) 17 April 2020 11:59 pm
23/2020 Directions for Gatherings PDF (117.2 KB) 20 April 2020 11:59 pm
24/2020 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (108.9 KB) 23 April 2020 5:00 pm
25/2020 Revocation of Directions for Gatherings PDF (193.3 KB) 01 May 2020 12:00 pm
26/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (128.2 KB) 01 May 2020 12:00 pm
27/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Direction No.22 (Directions for Territory Border Restrictions) PDF (106.1 KB) 01 May 2020 8:48 am
28/2020 Directions to Close Public Places, Services and Activities PDF (127.9 KB) 01 May 2020 11:59 pm
29/2020 Directions for Physical Distancing PDF (504.5 KB) 01 May 2020 9:08 pm
30/2020 Directions to close certain Places, Businesses, Activities and Services and Directions PDF (127.2 KB) 15 May 2020 12:00 pm
31/2020 Commercial Vessels - Crew Directions PDF (240.9 KB) 21 May 2020 12:00 pm
32/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (193.4 KB) 21 May 2020 12:00 pm
33/2020 Directions to Close Certain Businesses, Places, Activities and Services and Directions for Safety Measures PDF (141.2 KB) 21 May 2020 4:00 pm
34/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 33 PDF (105.7 KB) 22 May 2020 8:05 am
35/2020 Directions to Close Certain Places, Businesses, Activities and Services and Directions for Safety Measures PDF (129.0 KB) 22 May 2020 4:00 pm
36/2020 Directions for Safety Measures at Reopened Places, Businesses, Activities, Services and Premises PDF (213.1 KB) 05 June 2020 12:00 pm
37/2020 Revocation of Directions for Physical Distancing PDF (197.2 KB) 11 June 2020 5:38 pm
38/2020 Directions for Territory border restrictions PDF (337.1 KB) 15 June 2020 12:01 am
39/2020 Directions for major public events PDF (205.4 KB) 19 June 2020 6:17 pm
40/2020 Directions for Aged Care Facilities PDF (214.1 KB) 24 June 2020 11:42 am
41/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 38 PDF (108.4 KB) 25 June 2020 12:56 pm
38/41/2020 No 38 and No 41 - Consolidated version PDF (425.3 KB) 25 June 2020 12:56 pm
42/2020 Commercial Vessels - Crew Directions PDF (237.8 KB) 26 June 2020 9:37 am
43/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 38 PDF (108.0 KB) 26 June 2020 4:12 pm
38/41/43/2020 No 38 No 41 and No 43 - Consolidated version PDF (424.5 KB) 26 June 2020 4:12 pm
44/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (478.0 KB) 17 July 2020 12:01 am
45/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (482.0 KB) 17 July 2020 12:01 am
46/2020 Commercial Vessels - Crew Directions PDF (247.1 KB) 17 July 2020 12:01 am
47/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 45 PDF (358.0 KB) 23 July 2020 5:35 pm
45/47/2020 No 45 and No 47 - Consolidated version PDF (344.6 KB) 23 July 2020 5:35 pm
48/2020 No 48 - Amendment to COVID-19 Directions (No. 45) 2020 PDF (112.1 KB) 07 August 2020 3:40 pm
45/47/48/2020 COVID-19 Directions (No. 45), (No. 47) and (No. 48) 2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions Consolidated version PDF (354.2 KB) 07 August 2020 3:40 pm
49/2020 Directions for Territory Border Restrictions PDF (485.8 KB) 24 August 2020 12:00 pm
49/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No. 50, No. 53, No. 54 and No. 60/2020, and No. 2/of 2021 PDF (180.4 KB) 20 January 2021 12:01 am
49/50/2020 ated No 49 as amended by No 50 PDF (350.7 KB) 28 August 2020 12:00 pm
50/2020 Directions for Freight Workers PDF (505.6 KB) 28 August 2020 12:00 pm
51/2020 Directions for Maritime Crew PDF (358.7 KB) 28 August 2020 12:00 pm
52/2020 Directions for Quarantine Facilities PDF (662.3 KB) 12 September 2020 12:01 am
53/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 49 PDF (597.1 KB) 02 October 2020 12:01 am
49/50/53/2020 Consolidated No 49, 50 and 53 PDF (268.8 KB) 02 October 2020 12:01 am
54/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 49 PDF (526.7 KB) 16 October 2020 12:01 am
49/50/53/54/2020 Consolidated No 49, 50, 53 and 54 PDF (176.9 KB) 16 October 2020 12:01 am
55/2020 Directions for Quarantine Facilities PDF (375.6 KB) 12 November 2020 10:29 am
56/2020 Safety Measures for Places, Businesses, Activities, Services and Premises PDF (251.2 KB) 30 November 2020 12:01 am
57/2020 Directions for Major Public Events PDF (219.0 KB) 30 November 2020 12:01 am
60/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No 49 PDF (211.4 KB) 21 December 2020 6:48 pm
49/50/53/54/60/2020 Consolidated No. 49 50 53 54 and 60 PDF (180.3 KB) 21 December 2020 6:48 pm
63/2020 Amendment to COVID-19 Directions No.55 PDF (213.6 KB) 19 January 2021 12:01 am

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