10 July 2022

COVID-19 update 10 July 2022

WA Health is reporting a total of 5,014 new cases to 6pm last night. There are currently 33,847 active cases in Western Australia.

To 6pm last night, there were 261 people with COVID-19 in hospital, 7 in ICU.

Total case breakdown:

Region                        Active            (new to 6pm last night)
Metropolitan                26,165                (4,126)
Goldfields                         491                    (72)
Great Southern                463                     (71)
Kimberley                         250                     (39)
Midwest                            746                   (105)
Pilbara                              585                     (95)
South West                    1,898                   (307)
Wheatbelt                          688                   (106)


  1. This data is based on the residential postcode of each case. The case may have an isolation address in another region.
  2. The remainder of daily cases reported (93) are yet to have a region assigned. Data will continue to be reconfigured as this information is verified.

Of the 5,014 cases, 1,744 were confirmed via PCR test, the remaining 3,270 were self-reported positive rapid antigen tests.

A total of 4,537 PCR tests were conducted at either state-run or private pathology clinics yesterday.

WA has recorded 956,764 cases since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

Anyone experiencing symptoms should get tested immediately and isolate until they receive a negative result. Visit the HealthyWA website for a full list of testing clinics and opening hours (external site).

COVID-19 vaccinations

Vaccination information is available on the WA COVID-19 dashboard (external site).*

People are encouraged to make a booking via Vaccinate WA.

Media contact: (08) 9222 4333* This dashboard updates at approximately 2pm AWST on weekdays.