Application for specialist worker status (water supply, electricity and power, liquid fuel, resources sector)

Use this form to apply for specialist worker status (water supply, electricity and power, liquid fuel, resources sector) to perform an essential activity in Queensland. If granted, this will permit you to travel to Queensland from a COVID-19 hotspot subject to the requirements of the Border Restrictions Direction.

Companies should apply on behalf of employees or contractors to allow them to cross into Queensland from a COVID-19 hotspot to conduct essential activities. Read the guidelines for border restriction exemptions before applying.

To apply using this form, you must be from one of the following:

All previously granted exemptions (such as a critical resources sector employee exemption) are no longer valid.

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Select your industry *
Company and project details
e.g. Amrun Bauxite Project
Employee details

Please complete the Excel spreadsheet and attach to this application.

Critical role rationale
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  • The services provided are critical to Queensland’s electricity, water supply, gas, liquid fuel or resources sectors.
  • The services provided by the person cannot reasonably be obtained in Queensland.
  • The service must be provided without delay.
  • The person must be physically present in Queensland to provide the service or perform the duty.
Supporting evidence

You may upload JPG, PNG, DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, CSV, TXT or PDF files. If needed, you can use the health plan template (DOCX, 222KB).

Each file size should not exceed 3MB

You may upload JPG, PNG, DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, CSV, TXT or PDF files.

Each file size should not exceed 3MB

Obligations and declaration

WARNING: Giving false or misleading information is a serious offence.

  • I have truthfully declared all relevant details requested of me in this application.
  • If any part of this form has been completed with the assistance of another person, I declare that the information as set down is true and correct and has been included with my full knowledge, consent and understanding.
  • By completing this form online I am confirming I have authority to so on behalf of the company.

Privacy

The Queensland Government is collecting information provided on and with this form to assess the suitability of the application for specialist worker status (water supply, electricity and power, liquid fuel, resources sector). Your personal information will not otherwise be disclosed to any other third party without your consent, unless authorised or required by law.