Distribution Priority Area (DPA) update

Changes to the Distribution Priority Area (DPA) classification apply from 1 January 2022.

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Health sector

From 1 January 2022, automatic DPA classification will be given to all Modified Monash Model (MMM) 3 to 7 areas. These areas will not be required to undergo the annual classification assessment. 

See the Government’s announcement of changes to the DPA automatic rules.

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