Important information for South Australian community

South Australia has developed and new level system in relation to the Public Activities in South Australia.

Given the current situation in South Australia and the risk that COVID-19 is not contained within the South Australian community, SA Police are tonight implementing the new Level system.

The State Coordinator and SA Health today announced that there will be further restrictions on the South Australian community to reduce the spread of COVID-19. As of 12.01am Tuesday 20 July 2021 the South Australian community will be subject to Level 4, High Restrictions.

The Level 4 High Restrictions are:

  • 1/4 density
  • No communal consumption facilities
  • Outdoor seated food and beverage consumption only
  • No COVID Management Plan events
  • Shisha is not permitted
  • Private activity cap: 10
  • Essential retail only
  • No public entertainment
  • Masks for:
    • passenger transport services
    • shared indoor public places
    • health care services
    • high risk settings
  • Restrictions on dancing and singing
  • Sports spectator restrictions
  • Indoor fitness facilities closed
  • No team, club or competition sport
  • Personal care services closed

Changes will be detailed in the Direction and further information will be provided to the community upon signing. SA Police acknowledge that this information is limited however, further advice, details and tables will be provided later tonight through the publication of the Direction on the website, the SA Police News Website and SA Police Social Media pages.

Other Information

  • SA Health has identified exposure locations associated with positive cases of COVID-19. People who have been at exposure sites will need to follow the SA Health advice in relation to the particular exposure site. To view the exposure sites:
  • People are encouraged to limit their travel in and out of the Riverland area and are advised to seek testing for even the mildest of symptoms if they have been in this area.
  • Any person who has any COVID-19 symptoms, no matter how mild, is asked to seek testing as soon as possible.

All existing directions, frequently asked questions and other information can be found here:

If you require further information you can call the SA COVID-19 Information Line on 1800 253 787 between the hours of 9am to 5pm 7 days per week or go to the SA Health website at or

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