The WA Government announced on 10 July 2020 that anyone arriving into WA and directed to enter a State Quarantine Facility (hotel quarantine) on or after 17 July 2020 would be required to pay for their quarantine period.
Those entering a State Quarantine Facility (hotel quarantine) include:
Individuals experiencing financial hardship may be eligible for a partial or full exemption of the hotel quarantine fee. You must be an Australian citizen or a Permanent resident to apply.
You will be expected to provide evidence to support your application. In order to demonstrate financial hardship – applicants must provide evidence in relation to their current financial circumstance, including but not limited to:
Your application will be assessed against criteria to ensure there is genuine hardship.
Please consult the Paying for Hotel Quarantine in WA Frequently Asked Questions page before submitting the below application.
You will be expected to provide evidence of financial hardship otherwise your application will not be processed.