South Australia is currently under Level 1 restrictions with some additional restrictions.

See Travel restrictions for:

  • current restrictions on other states or locations
  • how these Directions are applied.

A direction is in place regarding traffic entering South Australia.

All travellers coming to South Australia are required to complete the Cross-Border Travel Registration form on the SA Police website.

Current Direction details

Cross Border Travel—General Direction

This direction may be cited as the Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—General No 2) (COVID-19) Direction 2021.

It came into effect at 00.01 am on 11 July 2021 and revokes the Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—General) (COVID-19) Direction.

Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel - General No 2) (COVID-19) Direction (RTF, 270.8 KB) - 10 July 2021

Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel - General No 2) (COVID-19) Direction (PDF, 1.7 MB) - 10 July 2021

Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction

This direction may be cited as the Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction No 59) (COVID-19) Direction 2021.

It came into effect at 12:46 pm 22 October 2021 and revokes the Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction No 58) (COVID-19) Direction 2021.

Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction No 59) (COVID-19) Direction (PDF, 3.8 MB) - 22 October 2021

Emergency Management (Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction No 59) (COVID-19) Direction (DOCX, 70.2 KB) - 22 October 2021

Entry into SA requirements table (PDF, 78.5 KB) - 22 October 2021

ACT, NSW Essential Traveller Table (PDF, 99.4 KB) - 22 October 2021

VIC Essential Traveller Table (PDF, 105.6 KB) - 22 October 2021

Victoria - SA Border 70 km map (PDF, 546.3 KB)

Portland map (PDF, 1.6 MB)

More information

Travel restrictions

Questions related to this Direction are in the Entering SA section on the Common questions page.

COVID Entry Requirements Chart (PDF, 98.0 KB)

Category 1 Essential Travellers (PDF, 197.4 KB) - 11 August 2021
Category 1 Essential Travellers (RTF, 74.3 KB) - 29 March 2021

Category 2 Essential Travellers (PDF, 375.6 KB) - 29 March 2021
Category 2 Essential Travellers (RTF, 81.4 KB) - 29 March 2021

Essential traveller - record of close contact form
Essential traveller - record for close contact form

Page last updated: 22 October 2021