Perth has entered into a strict lockdown after a security guard at a quarantine center tested positive for the highly contagious UK strain of COVID.

The security guard was traced to have  passed multiple locations and could have infected other people.

Residents already started panic buying in preparation for the 5 day lockdown.

The lockdown will start tonight and no one will be allowed to leave home except for essential workers.

Please watch the video above this post for more details.