Entry Rules for Yalata Community

Updated: 10am 19th September 2023

These rules have been revised regularly to reflect current health and environmental risk factors, applying from 10 am 19th September 2023 until further notice:

Entry to Yalata is not permitted without an Approved Permit. However, movement in and out of Yalata freely is reserved for Anangu Yalata Residents and Anangu visitors only.

All remote workers based in Yalata, essential services, maintenance contractors, health care providers and visitors are required to undertake the permit application.

It is mandatory to be double vaccinated against COVID-19 to be approved for entry onto all Yalata Lands.

All persons granted permits to enter Yalata will be required to follow safety protocols as directed at any given time whilst in the Yalata community.

Please request a Permit Application by clicking the email button below to contact the permits team.

Whilst applying for a permit to enter Yalata, you may be requested to undertake the following:

  1. The application form must have all fields on Page 1 completed electronically (not handwritten).
  2. The application form MUST be submitted at least two days in advance. Note: Applications are not to be submitted more than two weeks in advance.
  3. It is MANDATORY to be at least DOUBLE vaccinated against COVID-19, and a Vaccination Certificate or Proof of Vaccination MUST be attached with each application. Verification of vaccination may also be requested by Employers or SA Police upon arriving in Yalata.
  4. When specifying the purpose of the visit, applicants must include the name of the Yalata Employee, site contact, or resident they plan to see or visit. For maintenance requests, it is mandatory to specify the property address, house number, or business where works are being completed.
  5. Once the Permit Application Form and Vaccination Records are received and reviewed, applications will be approved by the Permits Committee, which aims to issue a permit via email within two business days of receiving the request.
Click here to email a request for a permit

For further enquiries please contact either:
Tullawon Health Service: (08) 86256255
Yalata Anangu Aboriginal Corporation: (08) 86256040

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