COVID-19 Information and Support

For the latest WA Government advice on the current restrictions in place, please visit the following links.

Information about current restrictions and what you can and can't do. 

On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a pandemic.  

Australia has in place strict measures aimed at protecting Australians and visitors to our country from the Coronavirus and to try and reduce the spread. 

From Saturday, 14 November 2020, WA transitioned to a controlled interstate border arrangement based on the latest public health advice. Click here for more information about the controlled measures. Click here for more information on how to apply for a G2G pass. All travellers into WA need to complete a mandatory G2G PASS registration and declaration prior to entry.

The below websites are updated regularly with the latest key information around travel restrictions, social distancing measures and support and advice for all Australians. 

Government Advice

Travel Advice

  • G2G Pass - an online mobile application that allows you to register for travel prior to entering WA. All travellers into WA need to complete a mandatory G2G PASS registration and declaration prior to entry.
  • Smartraveller - for the latest Australian travel advice. 
  • Department of Home Affairs - Coronavirus and the Australian border.
  • The Western Australian Government Travel Advice - For the latest travel and transport advice from the WA Government. 
  • Consumer Protection FAQ - The Commissioner for Consumer Protection has issued some advice about your consumer rights during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

Health Advice

  • Department of Health - Stay up to date with the latest information about the spread of COVID-19 and the steps being taken to slow the spread.
  • WA Department of Health - latest health advice and daily snapshot of the impacts COVID-19 is having in WA.
  • HealthyWA - general information about COVID-19, symptoms and actions to take from the Department of Health.
  • Head to Health - committed to providing Australians with trusted information and digital resources to help support their mental health and wellbeing during this pandemic.
  • Beyond Blue - for well-being advice and tips to maintaining good mental health including managing feelings of concern, distress and anxiety as a result of COVID-19.
  • Lifeline - providing advice and assistance to maintaining mental health and well-being during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Useful Contact Numbers
  • COVID-19 Hotline - 13COVID (13 26 843) 
  • Small Business Development Corporation - 133 140
  • Financial Counsellors Association of WA - 1800 007 007
  • Australian Banking Association - (02) 8298 0417
 
Planning a holiday

Travel Advice and Alerts

Stay up-to-date with the latest travel alerts and advice for travel to and around Western Australia.

Small Business Planning

WA Small Business Support

The Western Australian Government has announced $114 million in measures to support small businesses during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Workplace

Information for Employers

WorkSafe WA provide information for employees on out how to manage your workforce during this outbreak and what to do to prepare for the possibility of a viral outbreak in your workplace. The Australian Government also have a useful Fact Sheet for Employees.

Wash hands

WA Community Advice

Stay up-to-date with the latest restrictions, advice and social distancing methods from the Western Australian Government.