Covid Entry Check: Australia Travel Restrictions

This Australia dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 14 Days
Last reviewed on 05 Jul 2022, 00:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
197,118
-13.15% (last 7 days)
TOTAL CASES
8,254,847
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Workplace
  • Public events
  • Gatherings
  • Movement
  • Testing
  • Contact tracing
  • Facial Coverings
  • Vaccination

Can you enter?

Travel is not restricted by traveller type (e.g., PR, Citizen, Resident).

What to expect in Australia?

💉 Vaccine exemptions

Vaccinated travellers may enter and are exempt from quarantine requirement(s).

These exemptions only apply to:
Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 7 days before departure and a visa issued by Australia listed at https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/vaccinated-travellers may enter. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AstraZeneca (Covishield), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP) (for passengers younger than 60 years only) and Sinovac

📝 Forms

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane. You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

Details:
Travellers must have a "Travel Declaration" form and present it at time of check-in. The form can be found at https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/australia-travel-declaration

For more information you may go to:
https://travel-exemptions.homeaffairs.gov.au/
https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/australia-travel-declaration
https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/help-support/departmental-forms/online-forms/covid19-enquiry-form

🌡️ Testing requirements

There are no pre-arrival test requirements at this time.
On Arrival you may be required to complete a test for Covid-19 and/or some form of medical screening, the cost borne by the traveller

Details:
- Authorities announced that international travellers who are symptom-free will not be required to take a PCR or rapid antigen test on arrival - New South Wales (NSW) officials announced that incoming international travellers to the state are no longer required to mandatorily take a COVID-19 PCR or antigen test within 24 hours of arrival, amid an easing of pandemic-related border restrictions. Only those who develop symptoms post-arrival are recommended to take a PCR test.

For more information you may go to:
https://tinyurl.com/y398dxv4

😷 Quarantine requirements

There are no quarantine requirements at this time.Quarantine is to be served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller)

Details:
Authorities in Western Australia (WA) announced that returning citizens and permanent residents are no longer subject to quarantine on arrival in the state, and that the mandatory workplace vaccination policy will be lifted for all workers on 10 June, except for those working at healthcare facilities.
Reduced restrictions may apply to vaccinated travellers, please see Vaccine Exemptions for details

For more information you may go to:
https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/new-zealand-safe-travel-zone

Other important information:
• Travellers are not allowed to transit through Australia to New Zealand for more than 72 hours.
• Unvaccinated ravellers transiting through Australia for 8 to 72 hours to a third country are subject to quarantine until their next flight.
• Travellers must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 7 days before departure. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AstraZeneca (Covishield), Covaxin, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTec (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (for ages 18-60 years only), and Sinovac.
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DISCLAIMER

We update our information every 24hrs from travel advisories and government websites. Due to the ever-changing nature of the Covid-19 situation, please remember to check the links provided and your local airlines before you travel. We use Google Translate for quick and timely translations, please excuse any errors. Thank you.