Childcare, schools and higher education COVID-19 health advice

Visit the SA Government COVID-19 website for emergency directions, information and requirements that may be applicable to your organisation, including:

  • Activities and gathering restrictions
  • Childcare services, schools and preschool, higher education
  • COVID-Safe Plans
  • COVID Management Plans
  • COVID Marshals
  • Schools, preschools and early childhood services

    In South Australia, schools, preschools and early childhood services are safe for children and staff.

    Visit the SA Department of Education for the latest information for schools and childcare and information on:

    • Advice for families.
    • Advice for schools, preschools, OHSC and child care services.
    • School and preschool temporary closures and reopenings.

    Higher education providers

    Visit the SA Government COVID-19 website for local South Australian information on Universities, higher education and vocational education.

    Visit the Australian department of Education, Skills and Employment for Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for higher education providers.

    Visit Safe Work Australia for resources specific to the tertiary education sector, which includes resources on work health and safety, workers’ compensation and COVID-19. The guidance is applicable to:

    • Universities
    • TAFEs
    • Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), and
    • English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS).