Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice
Updated 1 May 2020
We are working to keep our agriculture industries strong and safeguard our environment and heritage during the COVID-19 outbreak.
We know the importance of our agriculture sectors. Feeding our nation is an essential service. We want to ensure high-quality produce can reach domestic and overseas markets.
We play an essential role in preserving our unique biodiversity. We want to ensure we can protect our natural resources and heritage, and the public who want to enjoy them.
Find advice on COVID-19 and how it affects you and your activities.
Food security and agriculture
How we are securing Australia's agricultural food chain. From the farm to the table.
Environment permit holders
Advice for environmental permit and approval holders. How to make sure you meet your legal obligations.
How you can ensure you can continue to export.
What you need to know about imported goods.
Advice for travellers, seaports, airports and airlines is changing regularly.
There have been no reported cases in animals in Australia.
How you can help slow the spread of COVID‑19 in Australia and what to do if you have symptoms. Managed by Department of Health.
Research and insights
We are conducting regular analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on agricultural industries and trade. This will help inform our work with industry.
National park closures
We are prioritising the health and wellbeing of our visitors, staff and local communities.
We are working together to keep our agriculture, fisheries and forestry industries strong.
Help for fisheries to deal with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Support from the Australian, state and territory governments.
Financial assistance is available for Australian businesses. This is managed through business.gov.au.
You can also stay up to date on the latest Coronavirus news, updates and advice from other government agencies across Australia.
Make sure you are aware of local requirements for travel and freight.
- New South Wales
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Australian Capital Territory
- Northern Territory