Public Health Emergency

A Public Health Emergency has been declared in the ACT.
For the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, see the ACT COVID-19 website
or call the COVID-19 helpline on (02) 6207 7244 for all information related to the health emergency.

Public Health Act 1997

Number
A1997-69
Status
In Force

Notes

  1. For infringement notice offences under this Act see Magistrates Court (Public Health (COVID-19) Infringement Notices) Regulation 2020

Current version

Notes

  1. Uncommenced amendments by Public Health (Emergencies) Amendment Act 2020.
Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
6 August 2020 PDF PDF Word R33 6 August 2020

Republication for amendments by A2020-35

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Health - ACT Health Directorate
  • Minister for Health - Canberra Health Services