2/25 Watland Street, Springwood, QLD 4127

Covid-19 Marshalls

COVID Marshals are people who are assigned to assist in the management of identified businesses and operations to apply the COVID directions and restrictions.

A COVID Marshal is required for the following prescribed operations:

  • The onsite purchase and consumption of food or beverages (indoor and outdoor).
  • Religious or faith-based ceremonies.
  • Supermarkets and hardware stores.
  • Distribution centres (including associated transport operations).
  • Gymnasiums and fitness centres.
  • Swimming pools used by the public.
  • Social and sporting clubs.
  • Any activity where a COVID Management Plan is required.
  • Any operation which may be defined by the state coordinator.

A COVID Marshal is required to:

  • Promote and ensure infection control practices (eg frequent hand washing) are followed.
  • Promote and take practical steps to ensure people* participating in the operations are complying with density requirements currently 1 person per 2 square meters,
  • Promote and take practical steps to ensure people are physical distancing, comply with the 1.5 metre rule.
  • Ensure that all COVID Safe Plans and COVID Management Plans (where relevant) or specific polices/protocols in relation to the prevention of coronavirus are effectively implemented and monitored.
  • Ensure that the operation has sufficient seating, hand washing facilities and cleaning regimes.
  • Be present supervising prescribed operations at all times (except where the site operates for 24hrs where at all times means times of high patronage).