Important information for people in North-West Tasmania
Our health professionals and other essential workers are working hard to protect people in the north-west of Tasmania from the challenges posed by an outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). Additional measures are being put in place to contain the virus with particular focus on protecting the North West community.
Emergency Support Line
Australian Tax Office Emergency Support line for assistance if you have a debt to the tax office you can’t pay.
Tasmanian Public Health Hotline
If you think you might have COVID-19 because of recent travel or contact with a confirmed case, phone your GP or the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline, 1800 671 738.
This line is not for general enquiries and information about the virus.
Rental Price Freeze
Residential rent prices will be frozen until June 30 under an order by the State Government during the COVID-19 emergency period
Emergency relief services
FindHelpTAS lists a range of Emergency Relief services in the Emergency Category - under Emergency Relief - here's a quick link for you
Restrictions on gatherings are in place in Tasmania to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
See our website for the latest information.
A myGov account is a secure way to access government services online with one login and one password. It can help you access and track your Centrelink assistance online.
Head to Health
Head to Health can help you find digital mental health services from some of Australia’s most trusted mental health organisations.
Early release of super
If you have been financially affected by COVID-19, you may be able to access some of your superannuation early.
Financial help if you’re 24 or younger and a student or Australian Apprentice, or 21 or younger and looking for work.
COVID-19 Centrelink Self-Help Resources
Economic Justice Australia have a series of online self-help resources to assist you deal with Centrelink during COVID-19