Queensland border restrictions

Queensland border restrictions

The Queensland Government has implemented enhanced border control measures, including border passes and identification screening to help protect Queensland.

Apply now for a border declaration

You need to apply for a new Queensland Border Declaration Pass to enter Queensland. There are requirements, restrictions and conditions that apply.

Anyone who has been in a Covid-19 declared hotspot in the previous 14 days cannot enter Queensland. Few exemptions and tough penalties apply.

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From 1am Saturday 8 August the only people allowed to enter Queensland by road are:

  • truck drivers
  • workers related to the transport of freight and logistics
  • people performing essential activities and
  • border zone residents

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Last updated:
7 August 2020