Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for border staff

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Publication date: 
31 January 2020
Last updated: 
14 February 2020
Publication type: 
Fact Sheet
Intended audience: 
General public

This information sheet includes:

  • what is coronavirus?
  • what is coronavirus (COVID-19)?
  • what are the symptoms of COVID-19? 
  • what is Australia doing?
  • how does COVID-19 spread?
  • who is most at risk of a serious illness?
  • how can I reduce my risk?
  • when should I wear full PPE? 
  • what should I do if I develop symptoms?
  • will I be contacted if I have been exposed to someone with COVID-19?
  • other information
  • where can I get more information about COVID-19?
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