Two influential business lobby groups are urging the Tasmanian Government to open the borders to all other states from December 1.
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Tasmanian Small Business Council have issued the demand just days out from the government releasing its reopening plan.
Premier Peter Gutwein set a target for 90 per cent double-dose vaccination by December 1 - which the state remains on track to meet - while also stating his preference for borders to be opened by Christmas.
But TCCI chief executive officer Michael Bailey said the business community wanted a firmer commitment on borders.
"Yesterday, the Queensland Government announced they would open their borders from 80 percent double vaccinated, which is expected to be around 17th December," he said.
"Due to the outstanding work of the government and of Tasmanians, our vaccination rate is well ahead of Queensland, and we should be at 90 per cent double vaccinated before the end of November.
"We shouldn't keep our borders closed a day longer than we have to."
Mr Bailey said setting a December 1 date for borders would allow for the tourism and hospitality sectors to plan ahead for a "bumper summer".
Tasmania-specific modelling - including the latest data on Delta transmission, vaccination efficacy, Tasmania's health system capacity and various public health measures - is being prepared by the University of NSW's Kirby Institute.
Epidemiologist Professor Raina MacIntyre is believed to be leading the development of the modelling. She was among the first researchers in Australia to highlight how COVID spreads via aerosols and is a strong advocate of masks to suppress the spread.
This modelling will be used to guide Tasmania's reopening plan, which Mr Gutwein said would be released this week.
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