COVID-19 in NSW - up to 8pm 16 September 2021

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  • 1,284 new locally acquired cases
  • 0 new interstate acquired cases
  • 2 new overseas acquired cases
  • 1,286 total new cases
  • 155,334 tests in last 24 hours
  • 14,175 active local cases

Last 24 hours refers to cases and tests reported from 8pm 15 September to 8pm 16 September, 2021.

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COVID-19 vaccination in NSW

  • 32,804 doses administered by NSW Health in the past 24 hours1
  • 3,150,963 doses administered by NSW Health since 22 February 20212
  • 5,452,497 doses administered by the GP network and other providers since 22 February 20213
  • 8,603,460 doses administered in NSW since 22 February 2021
  • 80.7% of people 16 and over have had one dose
  • 49.6% of people 16 and over have had two doses
  1. Refers to COVID-19 vaccine doses administered from 8pm 15 September to 8pm 16 September 2021.
  2. Total for NSW Health is as of 8pm 16 September 2021.
  3. Total for the GP network and other providers is as of 11:59pm 15 September 2021.
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Find posters, fact sheets and more to help stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep the community safe.

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Questions and enquiries

Call the National Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080. If you require translating or interpreting services, call 131 450.

Faces from the front - NSW Health staff and the COVID-19 response

Hear from staff involved in the COVID-19 response in NSW. This week, meet Jo Barrie from the Liverpool Vaccination Clinic.

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Current as at: Friday 17 September 2021
Contact page owner: Health Protection NSW