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Last updated: 12 January 2022

The South Australia Government has created the tools and information below to keep our community COVID safe.

COVID SAfe Check-In

South Australia has implemented the COVID SAfe Check-In to help keep our community COVID safe.

If someone in South Australia tests positive to COVID-19, the COVID SAfe Check-In enables SA Health to quickly contact others who may have been exposed to the virus and stop the spread of COVID-19.

Please download the COVID SAfe Check-In app and scan in wherever you see a QR code displayed.

Mask Requirements in South Australia

Please click on the image below for the full details regarding the wearing of face masks.

Everyday precautions

Practising good hygiene is the first step in preventing the spread of infectious diseases:

  • wash your hands often with soap and running water, for at least 20 seconds. Dry them with a paper towel or a hand dryer. Alternatively use alcohol-based hand sanitisers
  • try not to touch your eyes, nose or mouth
  • cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze
  • stay home if you’re unwell to avoid making others sick.

Physical distancing

Avoid close contact and crowded places wherever you can:

  • keep at least 1.5 metres distance from others wherever and whenever possible
  • avoid hugging and kissing
  • swap handshakes for a wave
  • turn face to face interactions into phone or video conference calls
  • consider working/studying from home
  • pay using tap-and-go instead of cash.

Current SA Health Direction

Please refer to the SA Health website for the current COVID-19 Direction, including the full list of restrictions on activities.


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