Nauru COVID-19 Expenditure Budget, 2021-2022


This report provides an overview of the 2021-22 Budget expenditure on COVID-19 measures by the Government of Nauru. The 2021-22 Budget includes provisions for the COVID-19 response of $16.6 million, or 9 per cent of GDP. The main areas of expenditure are on economic measures, mainly related to support for Nauru Airlines; and quarantine costs, as part of the Government’s ‘Capture and Contain’ strategy, where all incoming passengers must quarantine for a fixed period of time.