Ministers expected to revisit cutting COVID-19 isolation to five days

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet wants National Cabinet to take another look at the issue
Australian Associated Press

Australia’s leaders are expected to revisit the debate on cutting the isolation period for COVID-19 cases from seven to five days.

The issue was raised at National Cabinet last month but was not backed by the Chief Medical Officer Professor Paul Kelly ahead of the BA.4/5 Omicron variant wave’s expected peak.