Symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Everyone who gets COVID-19 will experience it differently.

Most people who are vaccinated will experience mild symptoms. People are not vaccinated can expect more severe symptoms.


  • Fever
  • Feeling unusually tired
  • Sore throat with or without runny nose
  • Vomiting or feeling ill
  • Cough
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loss of taste
  • Trouble breathing
  • Prolonged headache

Get tested

If you get any symptoms of COVID-19, get tested.

No matter the result of your test, you should stay home until you are well again.

If you get COVID-19

If your COVID-19 test is positive, it means you have COVID-19.

Learn what to do if you have COVID-19.

Most people, especially those who are vaccinated, will be able to recover from COVID-19 at home.