17/12/2020

There have been no new cases of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 563 cases notified in South Australia.

Border restriction update

People entering South Australia from interstate are no longer required to fill in a cross border registration form. 

Border check points into the state via road will no longer be monitored by SA Police or Australian Defence Force personnel. 

Arrivals at the airport will still be greeted by SA Police employees and asked three quick screening questions.

In light of recent cases in New South Wales, people travelling in or out of New South Wales should monitor the NSW Health website for the latest updates.

South Australian COVID-19 cases

  • 0 new cases today
  • 0 active COVID-19 cases
  • 1,988 tests yesterday
  • 776,517 tests in total
  • 563 confirmed cases in total
  • 559 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths

All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
  • An acute respiratory infection e.g. cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste

For more information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 or visit SA Health