Active COVID-19 cases in NSW

  • 42 Locally acquired
  • 0 Interstate
  • 40 Overseas

Active cases are defined as people who have tested positive for COVID-19, are in isolation and are being clinically monitored by NSW Health. A person will no longer be an active case when they are clinically released from isolation.

COVID-19 cases reported in NSW

supervisor_account Locally acquired

Known source

  • Last 24 hours 16
  • This week 35
  • Last week 2
  • Total since Jan 2020 1,681

Unknown source

  • Last 24 hours 1
  • This week 4
  • Last week 1
  • Total 456

transfer_within_a_station Interstate

  • Last 24 hours 0
  • This week 0
  • Last week 0
  • Total 90

flight_land Overseas

  • Last 24 hours 1
  • This week 14
  • Last week 17
  • Total 3,267

assessment Total cases

  • Last 24 hours 18
  • This week 53
  • Last week 20
  • Total 5,494

Tests

  • Last 24 hours 48,402
  • This week 198,781
  • Last week 109,789
  • Total 6,575,520

Cases with an unknown source mean there are some people with COVID-19 who do not know where or how they were infected. This shows there are people infected with COVID-19 in the community who have not been diagnosed and is the reason why testing is critical. Read more about testing advice and areas of increased testing.

Local COVID-19 transmission and sewage surveillance detection

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