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 (Emergencies) Amendment Act 2020

In Force


  1. This Act is partially commenced (see Law history tab).

Act as notified

Date notified Effective Files/Formats Notes
7 April 2020 8 April 2020 PDF PDF Word

The commencement of this Act was amended by A2020-14 amdt 1.118

Bill and Explanatory statement

The bill and explanatory statement for this Act are accessed from Public Health (Emergencies) Amendment Bill 2020.