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All previously granted exemptions (such as a critical resources sector employee exemption) are no longer valid.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 (*).
Please complete the Excel spreadsheet and attach to this application.
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).
You may upload JPG, PNG, DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, CSV, TXT or PDF files.
WARNING: Giving false or misleading information is a serious offence.
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.
General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
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