ACT records 15 new COVID-19 infections

The ACT has reported 15 new cases of COVID-19 in the latest reporting period.

It comes as the capital's nation-leading vaccine rate continues to increase, with 97.4 per cent of over-12s being fully vaccinated.

Hospitalisations from COVID remain stable, with six being treated in Canberra.

Of those, three are in intensive care and two of them are on a ventilator.

There was another spike in testing rates, with more than 3800 conducted in the past day.

There are now 188 active cases in the Canberra community.

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