Explanation regarding Prime Minister announcement about vaccinated travellers

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Dear Department of Home Affairs,

Following the announcement of Prime Minister on November 22, 2021 about new arrangements for certain eligible visa holders from December 1, 2021, I seek following clarification -

Are fully-vaccinated Subclass 020 Bridging Visa B (BVB) holders able to travel to Australia without needing to apply for a travel exemption?

Yours faithfully,

Johny Sebastian

FOI, Department of Home Affairs

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Good morning

I refer to your email below.

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Kind regards

Peter
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