COVID-19 (Coronavirus) resources for business

From 6pm Friday 26 March 2021, Victoria will further relax its COVIDSafe settings, with the following applying:

  • Masks are not required in retail settings, however, must be carried at all times and will remain mandatory when travelling on public transport or a commercial passenger vehicle. A person who is awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test or experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 must wear a face covering.
  • Up to 100 visitors can visit a home in a day (infants under 12 months are not counted in the cap). Visitors may be from any number of households and may visit either together or separately.
  • Outdoor gatherings in public places increase to 200 people.
  • On-site office work will no longer be capped for both private and public sectors.

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


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