On 10 April 2020, the State Coordinator made a Direction under the Emergency Management Act 2004 to limit entry into residential aged care facilities.
Current direction details
Emergency Management (Residential Aged Care Facilities No 11) came into effect at 12:01am on Saturday 24 October 2020 and revokes the Emergency Management (Residential Aged Care Facilities No 10) (COVID-19) Direction 2020.
The Direction outlines restrictions which impact a resident’s ability to leave residential aged care facilities, along with visitation rights to these facilities.
FAQs related to this Direction are in the Residential aged care facilities section on the Common Questions page.
For more information about this Direction, see the SA Health website.