COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Australian Government agencies are working with states and territories to implement measures to manage the risk of COVID-19. This site will help students, parents, and education providers, as well as job seekers and employers find the information they need to make informed decisions about managing risk associated with COVID-19.

Visit for latest Coronavirus news, updates and advice from other government agencies across Australia.

This content is regularly updated.

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment is regularly meeting with state and territory counterparts to best prepare the Australian education, skills and training community to mitigate and manage the risks of COVID-19. For more information see Minister Tehan’s media release.

Latest updates


Other resources

For the latest COVID 19 news, updates and advice from Australian Government agencies, please visit the Australian Government website.

For health advice including cleaning protocols, please visit the Department of Health website.

For more information on emergency management please visit the Emergency Management page at the Department of Home Affairs website.

For information on the outbreak of COVID-19 please visit the World Health Organisation’s website.

Information about how eligible businesses can access JobKeeper support is detailed on the Treasury website.

Find out how the Australian Government is supporting small businesses to retain their apprentices and trainees through a wage subsidy.

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