There are nine new COVID-19 cases in Perth County.

Updated data from Huron Perth Public Health shows five of the cases are in North Perth, two in Perth East, and two in Stratford.

Outbreaks at the North Perth Spinrite Child and Family Centre in Listowel and at Elma Township Public School in Atwood remain active.

There are also active outbreaks at two unidentified businesses in the region.

Around the area, there are 48 active cases.