Notices

Notices

 

Good afternoon

On Thursday 20 February, the Australian Government announced that existing travel restrictions for people travelling to Australia from mainland China will be extended for a further week to 29 February 2020.

 

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment has updated its Coronavirus FAQs for international students to reflect this information. This updated fact sheet is also available in Simplified Chinese.

 

Other Department of Education, Skills and Employment fact sheets remain current.

 

The department has also published a new fact sheet about the delivery of online education to students based in China.

 

For further health advice please visit the Department of Health website. Please note that the Department of Health has consolidated their Information for Parents fact sheet into the Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for schools and early childhood education and care services, students and parents fact sheet. The Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) information for university and higher education students and staff arriving from mainland China fact sheet has been consolidated into the Coronavirus (COVID-10) information for universities and vocational education facilities, students and staff fact sheet. These new fact sheets are also available in Simplified Chinese.

 

For information on travel restrictions please visit the Department of Home Affairs website.

 

Communication Team
Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment

 

 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel ban extended by a week

 
Good afternoon

 

On Thursday 13 February, the Australian Government announced that existing travel restrictions for people travelling to Australia from mainland China will be extended based on the advice of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC).   

 

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment has updated its fact sheets to reflect this information.

 

For further health advice please visit the Department of Health website.

 

For information on travel restrictions please visit the Department of Home Affairs website.

 

Communication Team
Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment

 

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Novel Coronavirus Information for parents

 

 

Novel Coronavirus WA Education Position