As at 2nd December 2020 Christmas Island and the Cocos Keeling Islands remain COVID-19 FREE

From 15th November 2020 visitors from “very low risk states” of Australia (defined as those with no community cases in 28 days – currently NT, SA, ACT, TAS, and QLD) can travel from these jurisdictions, via WA, to Christmas Island and the Cocos Keeling Islands without quarantine or isolation restrictions.

From Tuesday 8th December 2020 Victoria and New South Wales will also be classified as “very low risk states”.

It is important to note that the Indian Ocean Territories (IOTs) of Christmas Island and the Cocos Keeling Islands remain in a State of Emergency and ALL travellers to the IOTs are required to submit the IOT Traveller Request Form

ALL travellers are also required to apply for entry into Western Australia at



For further information

For travel queries please contact The Office of The Administrator

For the latest advice, information and resources pertaining to COVID-19 please visit the Australian Government Department of Health

The national Coronavirus Helpline operates 24 hours per day. Please call 1800 020 080

For Territory Controller Bulletins pertaining to IOT travel restrictions please visit Natasha Griggs, Administrator Christmas and Cocos Keeling Islands

For enquiries relating to leisure travel bookings please contact  Christmas Island Visitor Centre or the Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre