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Last updated 27 July
The safety of our passengers and staff is our key priority. We are closely monitoring what is happening with coronavirus (COVID-19) and are in close contact with the relevant health authorities and will continue to follow their advice in terms of precautions and mitigation measures.
Under the latest public health measures, until further notice masks must still be worn on all Transwa services, unless you are exempt from wearing one. For more information on the latest easing of public health and social measures visit wa.gov.au.
If you refuse to wear a mask, you may be denied travel. If you are exempt from wearing a mask, please ensure you're travelling with relevant exemption documents as we may ask to see them. Children under the age of 12 years are exempt from mandatory mask-wearing rules, however they can choose to wear a mask if they wish to.
While restrictions on accessing remote Aboriginal communities have lifted, some communities may still decide to enforce their own restrictions on people entering.
Western Australians are reminded to register their contact details via the SafeWA app, encouraged to take up use of the free Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs), continue to practise physical distancing where possible, maintain good personal hygiene at all times and get tested when unwell.
For the latest information on the State Government's COVID-19 Pandemic response please visit COVID-19 Coronavirus: Latest updates.
What can you do
To help prevent the spread of coronavirus we are asking passengers to follow medical advice and:
- Practice social distancing - maintain space where possible
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, before and after using public transport, after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing. Or clean with and alcohol-based hand sanitiser.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Cover any coughs or sneezes with a tissue or your inner elbow, and throw your tissue in the bin afterwards.
- Keep any interaction with the drivers to a minimum.
- Check in on SafeWA when visiting hospitals.
- Stay home if you are sick.
If you suspect you may have coronavirus symptoms or may have had close contact with a person who has coronavirus, you should contact the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080. For all other coronavirus enquires please call 13COVID.