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COVID-19

26/03/2020 8:00am

Status

We are open for business. The Australian Government has not yet placed any restrictions on delivering driving lessons and Services NSW are open for driving tests.

Precautions

Undertaking a driving lesson will require you to be in a car with your driver instructor for around 60 minutes, as such we have implemented the following measures to protect our customers and staff who undertake driving lessons.

  • Staff will wipe down the interior of the vehicle with disinfectant wipes prior to commencing each lesson, including steering wheel, indicator, gear lever, door handle, etc.

  • No shaking hands

  • We have made Hand Sanitiser available for student use

  • When possible we will have a window open to ensure exchange of air in the car.

  • We ask where possible to please use the online payment option when booking.

 

When to postpone your lesson 

We totally understand if you prefer to postpone your lesson. No reason is required. If you wish to postpone please call or TXT us on 0490 798 145.

We insist you postpone if your answer to any of the questions below is YES:

 

  1. Have you returned from overseas within the last 14 days? 

  2. Have you been in close contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case in the last 14 days?  

  3. Have you been advised to self-isolate in the last 14 days? 

  4. Do you feel unwell and/or have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, runny nose a shortness of breath or other symptoms of respiratory illness?

 

We reserve the right to refuse to anybody with visible signs of illness.