Energy sector response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

The World Health Organization has announced that COVID-19 is a pandemic.

The Australian Government is working with state and territory governments, industry and stakeholders to ensure Australia remains well prepared to respond to energy supply disruptions, including electricity, gas and liquid fuels.

Information is provided to assist households and businesses impacted by COVID-19. Information on action in the energy sector by the Australian Government and state and territory governments will be updated regularly. See for whole of Australian Government coronavirus advice.

Information for Australian households

Information for Australian businesses

Government responses to COVID-19 in the energy sector

More information

Latest COVID‑19 news, updates and advice from Australian Government agencies Australian Government

COVID-19 daily updated information (Department of Health) Australian Government

COVID-19 pandemic response plan AEMO

Download the 'COVIDSafe' government app in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. This highly secure app enables public health workers to notify people who may have been exposed to COVID-19 more quickly and effectively. The COVIDSafe app is now available in Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Greek, Italian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish and Vietnamese.

Download the 'Coronavirus Australia' government app in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. This app includes essential information on government actions, a symptom checker, news and contact information.

Join the WhatsApp channel on iOS or Android

State and territory government information on COVID-19

ACT Government information

NSW Government information

NT Government information

Qld Government information

SA Government information

Tas Government information

Vic Government information

WA Government information