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COVID-19 social media content for Aboriginal communities

The Centre for Aboriginal Health has also prepared updated social media content for aboriginal communities including those in Greater Sydney and Regional NSW


Mandatory NSW Government QR Code expansion

The NSW Government has prepared communication materials for councils to support rollout and communication of these revised changes to business and the broader community within their local government area.

  • QR Code expansion materials are available here.


Shopping, shopping centres and online shopping

When out shopping, remember to keep 1.5 metres from others and stay COVID safe. Also consider online shopping to avoid crowded shopping centres.


Ventilation and outdoor gatherings

If catching up with friends or family at your home, be COVID safe and entertain outdoors in your backyard, courtyard, or on your balcony if you have one. If you must entertain inside, choose a large well-ventilated space and open doors and windows where possible.

When developing any new content, ensure the importance of using outdoor locations wherever possible.


Information and resources for councils


Regulatory advice for local councils during the COVID-19 pandemic

The NSW Government is committed to supporting councils to implement achievable measures to continue to undertake regulatory functions, while recognising that compliance officers require a level of flexibility and discretion to do their job effectively based on local circumstances.

The Office of Local Government has developed the following guidance for local councils: