As at 16th September 2020 Christmas Island remains COVID-19 FREE


A travel zone is in place between Western Australia and the Indian Ocean Territories (IOTs) of Christmas Island and the Cocos Keeling Islands. Anyone who has been in Western Australia for a 14 day period is free to travel to Christmas Island and the Cocos Keeling Islands without the need to isolate on arrival at the islands, or on return to Western Australia.

It is important to note that the IOTs 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 re-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 our Visitor Centre Team