Council's Response to COVID19

For daily updates the South Australian Local Government has asked that you please refer to Coronavirus Disease COVID19 and we recommend that our community uses this resource to remain aware of developments and official reports.

For any further enquiries you can contact Council on 08 8892 0100.

Refer to Council's COVID-19 Page for

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  • Translation Services
  • Closures
  • Financial Assistance Application
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
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COVID-Safe Plan Application

28th May 2020

Further easing of restrictions will apply to specific activities from 1 June 2020.

Please be advised that the COVID-Safe Plan application is now available here

Social distancing

From 1 June, social distancing measures should still be followed. This means

  • 1 person per 4 square metres
  • 1.5 metres between people

Public gatherings

From 1 June, more people may gather, depending on room size.

  • A maximum of 80 people may gather at a venue.
  • Any separate room or area may have a maximum of 20 people (subject to the 1 person per 4 square metre rule).

Business restrictions eased

From 1 June, restrictions will be eased on the following businesses and activities.

  • Hospitality (seated at a table) at restaurants, cafes, wineries, pubs, breweries, bars
  • Cinemas, theatres, galleries and museums
  • Beauty, nails, tattoo, non-therapeutic massage
  • Driving instruction lessons
  • Gyms and indoor fitness (10 participants per class)
  • Funerals (50 max room limit)
  • Non-contact outdoor sport (competition) (20 max participants)
  • Non-contact indoor sport and indoor recreation activities (20 max per room; group classes 10 max participants)

Business responsibilities: COVID-Safe Plan

Businesses that were previously directed to close must complete a COVID-Safe Plan before they can reopen.

This Plan will outline how your staff and patrons can be kept safe from COVID-19. The plan must be completed and made available at your business premises. If your business was allowed to reopen during Step 1 of South Australia’s Roadmap to Recovery, you must complete a Plan before 1 June.