COVID-19 Information

The Shire of Gingin is committed to continuing to service the community to the extent of our abilities whilst Australia deals with the Coronavirus pandemic.

The Shire would like to echo many organisations, governments, groups and individuals the world over by stating that:

We are in this together. 

We will continue to conduct our day to day business as much as we are able and to support out communities through this trying time. The following information is provided to advise the community about our services and how they are affected and also to provide useful links to other resources.

State & Federal Updates

(including advice for if you contract COVID-19)

State & Federal Assistance

Financial, Mental Health & More

WA State Government website

WA Travel Advice

WA Department of Health website

Australian Government website

National Health Plan

Updates from the Prime Minister

Updates from the WA Premier (Facebook page)

COVID-19 Vaccine Information (FAQs, Myths, etc.)

ACIS (Aus Gov) Financial Assistance Advice

Services Australia (Centre Link) 

WA Government Response

Support for WA Businesses

WA Government Health & Wellbeing Advice

Counselling, Mental Health,
Domestic Violence & More
Shire Newsletter & Videos

Think Mental Health website

White Ribbon Australia (domestic violence)

Lifeline website

Beyond Blue website

Kids Help Line website

COVID-19 Community Newsletters

COVID-19 Video Updates
(Youtube channel)

Shire Services
Shire Assistance

Click here to read about how the Shire's 

services have changed and how this may affect you

I Need Some Assistance and
I Can Provide Assistance registers

Gingin Pop-Up Pantry (community initiative)

Accommodation Recommendations

Employment Suggestions

Financial Assistance

Staying Up To Date

The Shire of Gingin will continue to work hard to keep our community informed by providing daily updates as the situation with the COVID-19 Pandemic continues to evolve. Keep up to date by:

  • Following us on Facebook
  • Reading copies of our Articles about COVID-19 and how the Shire is being affected

WA State Government COVID Hotline

The State Government has established a Hotline to help answer questions West Australians have on the current COVID-19 State of Emergency.

The Hotline number is 13 26 843 (13 COVID) and it is available 7am - 10pm, 7 days a week.

Alternatively contact the Shire on (08) 9575 5100 or email us