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Protect yourself and others

Cases continue to increase, and community transmission in Victoria is high.​

Together, we can protect those most at risk of falling very sick.

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Cases in hospital and lives lost

Data from Friday 19 May 2023 - Thursday 25 May 2023. (updated 26 May 2023 10:00 am).

Note: Not all COVID-19 deaths occurred in the week in which they are reported as there is sometimes a delay in reporting to the Department of Health.

cases in hospital (7-day rolling average)
cases in ICU (7-day rolling average)
lives lost on average each day over the past week

See also COVID-19 data.

Six simple steps to protect yourself and those most at risk

COVID-19 resources

Reviewed 25 May 2023

Coronavirus Hotline

Call the Coronavirus Hotline if you need help to report a rapid antigen test (RAT) or if you have any questions about COVID-19.

The Victorian Coronavirus Hotline diverts to the National Coronavirus Helpline every night between 4pm and 9am.

Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.

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