Infopoint and news on the Coronavirus can be found on the website of the Austrian Broadcasting Coperation (ORF).
With regard to border control measures at Austria’s borders, please consult the website of the Ministry of the Interior.
Daily updated information on the worldwide developments regarding the disease is available on the website of the Federal Ministry of Health.
Detailed information about the disease COVID-19 (caused by the coronavirus) is available on the website of the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES).
Detailed information about education, schools as well as universitites and higher education is available on the website of the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF).
Support, current calls for proposals and updates in programmes and services can be found on the website of the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG).
Corona Traffic Light ("Corona-Ampel"):
The Corona traffic light makes it possible, depending on the epidemic situation, to take measures for all areas of society and the economy. The Corona traffic light is a tool for a uniform, coordinated and transparent approach by the authorities. It informs the Austrian population about the risk in a certain region and also about possible measures that will be taken.
„Alles gurgelt“ Free PCR Test-Sets for Vienna
People who live or work in Vienna have the opportunity to be regularly tested for the coronavirus free of charge using a PCR gargle test. Receive your barcode at allesgurgelt.at. Pick up your free PCR tests from any BIPA branch in Vienna. Hand in your test at any BIPA-BILLA-Merkur, Penny, and REWE petrol station shops in Vienna. Receive your result within 24 hours - if you submit it before 9 a.m.