COVID-19 update: Perth and Peel lockdown

The WA Government has announced a 4-day lockdown commencing 12.01 am Tuesday 29 June until 12.01 am Saturday 3 July 2021. The WA Government’s media statement and the WA.gov.au website will soon have further details on the lockdown. The following services will be closed during this time.
 

  • North Metropolitan and South Metropolitan TAFE college campuses will be closed to students. Those students who are currently engaged online should continue to engage with their lecturer online. For those who are not engaged online, your lecturer will be in contact with you to make alternative arrangements. 

South Regional TAFE will operate as usual. Staff and students who are travelling from a lockdown area should not attend campuses.  

North Regional TAFE campuses will be operating as usual during this time.

Central Regional TAFE will operate as usual. Staff and students who are travelling from a lockdown area should not attend campuses. 

Further details about the specific arrangements at each TAFE is provided on their website via the following links.
 

Jobs and Skills Centres
 

  • All Jobs and Skills Centres in the Perth metropolitan area and Peel region will be closed during this time. Please visit jobsandskills.wa.gov.au/jobs-and-skills-centres to find contact details for your local JSC, or phone 13 64 64 for assistance during this time.
  • All Jobs and Skills Centres in the South Regional, Goldfields, Central, North and Great Southern regional areas of WA will be operating as usual during this time.

We encourage people to visit wa.gov.au to find more information. The Delta variant of COVID-19 that has caused this lockdown is highly contagious and we must be vigilant to prevent any further spread.  Please check the information and advice on exposure sites and the requirements for testing. 

Please continue to use the SafeWA app, practice good hygiene, COVID-safe habits, stay safe and check our website for further updates.