NSW COVID-19 travel restrictions

Travelling in and out of NSW while keeping the community safe from COVID-19.

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Travel to and from NSW

Information about leaving NSW to go to another state or territory. There are no travel restrictions for entering NSW from another Australian state or territory.
Rules for travelling from overseas to NSW or transiting through NSW to another state or territory.

Health guidance for arrivals in NSW

Understand the NSW Health requirements to protect the community from COVID-19 when arriving by air, sea or land in this state.

Most arrivals must take a rapid antigen test and self-isolate until they receive a negative result.

Read the NSW Health guidelines for all international arrivals

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Information on the quarantine accommodation fee, payment options and available financial assistance.

Information for passengers considering a cruise and Eastern Seaboard Cruise Protocols regarding international and domestic cruising.

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Service NSW App

Service NSW

You can check in to COVID Safe businesses who are using their NSW Government QR Code, via the Service NSW app.

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Opal Travel

Opal Travel is the official app for managing your travel across the Opal network in Sydney and greater New South Wales. Use the app to add value to your Opal card remotely, enable auto top-ups, view your travel history and access other useful public transport information.

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Live Traffic NSW

Incidents and conditions on NSW roads 24/7 from the Transport Management Centre.


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