These reports provide a weekly summary of communicable diseases notifications, investigations and issues in NSW.
These reports include a summary of notifiable infections for the week as reported to NSW public health units by medical practitioners, hospitals and pathology laboratories.
Due to increasing demand on public health staff and clinicians in NSW as a result of the COVID-19 response, the Communicable Diseases Weekly Report was published in a condensed format, as required, througout 2020.
From Week 11 2020 the condensed CDWR consisted of the summary of notifiable conditions activity in NSW (Table 1), and links to the most up to date information on COVID-19. Full reports were published in the event of high priority notifications, or events of significant interest.
Public health alerts continued to be published on
NSW Health infectious diseases alerts.
53-2020 2 January 2021
45-2020 7 November 2020
42-202017 October 2020
41-202010 October 2020
40-20203 October 2020
39-202026 September 2020
32-2020 8 August 2020
31-2020 1 August 2020
There is no report for this week as:
Up to date information related to COVID-19 can be found at
NSW Health - COVID-19.
04-202025 January 2020