COVID-19 (Coronavirus) resources for business


From 11.59pm Thursday 17 June, Metropolitan Melbourne will move to the following restrictions:

  • You can leave home for any reason
  • Movement between metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria is unrestricted
  • Travel to regional Victorian Alpine Resorts permitted providing visitors have had a COVID-19 test within 72 hours of departing Melbourne. Children under 2 years not included. Must be able to show evidence of a negative test as condition of entry into ski field.

Face coverings must be worn indoors (except if at home), unless an exception applies.

Private gatherings in the home:  Limited to two adults per day (dependants of visiting adults excluded from cap)

Public gatherings: Permitted for up to 20 people

Cleaning, signage, record keeping (Service Victoria Check-in app), and other COVIDSafe requirements continue to apply for all venues and facilities with onsite operations.

A media release and further details of industry restrictions can be found on the Victorian Premier’s website.

For more details on metropolitan restrictions visit:


From 11.59pm Thursday 17 June, Regional Victoria can leave home for any reason with no restrictions on movement between metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria.

Face coverings must be worn indoors except if at home, or if an exception applies, must be carried at all times and must be worn outdoors where 1.5 metres physical distancing cannot be maintained.

For more details on regional restrictions visit:


These web pages will be updated as new information becomes available. Please check back regularly to stay up-to-date with the latest advice for your business.

Businesses can now call a Business Victoria hotline on 13 22 15 for the latest information on the COVID-19 response, how this affects businesses, how to keep their workplace safe and advice on how to plan for emerging situations and anticipate likely developments. Our Advice Line operators can also provide information about support services and financial assistance that may be available.

If you need more support contact our Health, Safety and Wellbeing team:

03 8662 5196
Online enquiries

For information and assistance on any aspect of your employment obligations, the Victorian Chamber Workplace Relations Advice Line can help.

03 8662 5222