Industry Restart Guidelines
Frequently asked questions
Updated: 22 January 2021
Read below for answers to frequently asked questions for businesses in the arts and entertainment sector.
What are the current face mask requirements?
You must always carry a with you when you leave home unless you have a lawful reason not to.
Face masks continue to be mandatory in some locations, unless a not to wear one applies.
For a full list of settings where masks continue to be mandatory, see page.
Face masks are strongly recommended in all settings whenever a physical distance of 1.5 metres from others cannot be maintained.
The number of students you can teach at any time is determined by the that applies to your studio.
For venues using electronic record keeping, such as , the . For venues using paper based record keeping, the .
You and your students should maintain physical distancing of 1.5 metres distance from each other.
If the class is held indoors, the indoor venue should be well ventilated. This can be achieved by opening doors and windows.
In indoor studios, it is recommended that no more than five non-professional performers sing or play wind instruments at any one time.
If the rehearsal is held indoors, the indoor venue should be well ventilated. This can be achieved by opening doors and windows.
If you are participating in a music or singing rehearsal it is recommended that you keep at least two metres from other people in the rehearsal. If performing in front of an audience, musicians and singers are strongly recommended to stay five metres away from the audience , where possible.
Reviewed 22 January 2021