Cancer and COVID-19

People with compromised immune systems or pre-existing medical conditions, including cancer, may be at increased risk of contracting coronavirus (COVID-19) and increased risk of more severe infection.

The Australian Government's national cancer body, Cancer Australia provides advice and information for people in Australia affected by cancer

The website includes up-to-date, evidence-based resources and guidance for people affected by cancer, health professionals and researchers from Australia and International organisations in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

COVID-19 and cancer for people affected by cancer

COVID-19 vaccines and cancer

COVID-19 and cancer for health professionals and researchers

General COVID-19 information

Coronavirus Health Information Line

Call 1800 020 080 if you are seeking information on novel coronavirus. The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 


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