The 2022 election was held and Hon Anthony Albanese MP has been sworn in as the 31st Prime Minister of Australia.
The 2022 Federal Budget has been handed down. You can find all Budget papers at budget.gov.au
The Biosecurity Emergency Determination relating to COVID-19 for Australia will not be renewed when it lapses on April 17. As Australia moves towards living with COVID-19, the following emergency measures will also lapse:
· negative pre-departure tests for travellers entering Australia.
· restrictions on the entry of cruise vessels into and within Australian territory – announced on 15 March – will lapse on 17 April 2022.
International travellers into and out of Australia will still be required to provide proof of double vaccination against COVID-19. Travellers will also still be required to wear a mask while on international flights based on medical advice.
If you are planning to travel, make sure you stay up to date with state and territory information below.
You can also check restrictions in all states and territories using the COVID-19 Restriction Checker.