Australia

  • MasksRequired in some areas
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen in most areas
  • Quarantine14 days in a government facility
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: April 28, 2021
Reviewed: May 1, 2021
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General

Australia is closed for most international travel.

Can I travel to Australia?

  • Australia is closed for most international travel. Only citizens, residents, long-term pass holders, and relatives are allowed to enter.
  • All flights from India are suspended.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving toĀ Australia?

  • Anyone arriving into to Australia is required to undergo 14 days quarantine in a government facility.
  • Arrivals from New Zealand are exempt from this requirement in most Australian states.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Australia?

All arrivals to Australia will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours before departing.

Is public transportation open inĀ Australia?

Public transportation in Australia is operating under strict social distancing rules.

Are the restaurants and bars open inĀ Australia?

  • Cafes, bars and restaurants across Australia are open under social distancing limitations.
  • In high-risk areas, restaurants, cafes, and pubs are open for takeout and delivery services only.
  • Regulations vary between regions and can be found here.

Are businesses and attractions open inĀ Australia?

  • Most nonessential businesses and attractions across Australia are open under social distancing and capacity limitations.
  • In high-risk areas, nonessential businesses are closed.
  • Regulations vary between regions and can be found here.

Do I need to wear a face mask inĀ Australia?

Wearing face masks is required in public transport, and recommended in places where social distancing can't be maintained.

Sources

  1. https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/coming-australia#3
  2. https://www.australia.gov.au/
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