The Ministry of Health has released it’s latest COVID-19 updates for the business sector.

If your business or workplace isn’t covered by a government mandate for COVID-19 vaccination, you can choose to do a risk assessment to see if you can require work to be carried out by vaccinated workers on health and safety grounds.

The Transition Payment that is available for affected businesses to support their move to the COVID-19 Protection Framework is now also open for applications. The one-off transition payment will be activated through the Resurgence Support Pay.