You must self-isolate if:
If your symptoms become serious (e.g. shortness of breath at rest or difficulty breathing), you should call Triple Zero (000). Tell the ambulance staff you have been tested for COVID-19. If your symptoms become worse, but are not serious, contact your doctor or your local public health unit.
You must stay at your home or hotel. You cannot go to work, school, childcare, university, recreation facilities, or public areas, go shopping or have visitors. You can go into your private garden or courtyard or onto your private balcony if you have one. Note: You can leave your home to seek medical care or because of an emergency.
You should not share dishes, drinking glasses, cups, eating utensils, towels, bedding, or other items with other people in your home. After using these items, you should wash them thoroughly with soap and water or use a dishwasher/washing machine.
You should cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze, or cough or sneeze into your sleeve or elbow.
You should wash your hands often and thoroughly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. You can use an alcohol-based hand sanitiser if your hands are not visibly dirty. Ensure you wash your hands or use a hand sanitiser:
For more information, visit COVID-19 (coronavirus).