Information about the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic can be found on the following websites:
World Health Organisation
Australian Government Department of Health
Tasmanian Government Coronavirus Website
Keep it COVID safe as the behaviours we practice every day will determine the level of COVID risk we are exposed to. Please remember to:
- Be fully vaccinated
- Stay at home if you are unwell
- Get tested for COVID-19 if you have symptoms
- Wear a face mask when appropriate
- Stay up to date and follow directions
- Wash and sanitise your hands regularly
- Maintain physical distance of 1.5 metres when possible
If you think you might have COVID-19 or have a runny nose, cough, sore throat or fever, please call the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline (1800 671 738) or your General Practitioner for advice. Protect those around you by following COVID Safe Behaviours and adhering to gathering, business and travel restrictions.
For information on Vaccinations including Frequently Asked Questions, visit the Vaccine Rollout page of the State Government's Coronavirus website.
West Tamar Council's Response to COVID-19
The safety and well-being of staff, Councillors, volunteers and the community continues to be our top priority. In the interests of community safety we encourage you to contact us via phone or email where possible. Should you need to come into our office please see our opening times. Please note that Development Services Enquiries in our Riverside Office are open between 10am to 3pm. Please contact us via phone or email to make an appointment outside of these times, or complete the planning enquiries form on our website.