ACT to introduce mandatory vaccinations for Disability Services

The ACT Government has announced the introduction of mandatory vaccinations for Disability Services.

You can read details of the announcement here:

What does this mean for you?

People working in the disability sector who provide services to people with disability will be required to:

  • have received at least 1 dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 1 November 2021
  • have received at least 2 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine by 29 November 2021

Where to get vaccinated

You can find a list of vaccination points here:


The vaccination requirements do not apply to a person who provides disability services who is unable, due to a medical contraindication, to be vaccinated against COVID-19, and has a certificate, in the form approved by the Chief Health Officer, issued by a medical practitioner, specifying the medical contraindication that makes the worker or provider unable to be vaccinated.

ACT COVID Contraindication Exemption Form is here:

ACT COVID Vaccination Exemption Policy is here:

If you are having difficulty getting a vaccination appointment, or have a question about the Public Health Order, please contact the HSU Member Services Division on 1300 478 679 or [E-Mail not displayed].