COVID-19 accommodation program data

Daily data from the COVID-19 accommodation program in Victoria.

Resident data for the COVID-19 accommodation program is updated daily. Figures for expected overseas arrivals are for today, all other figures are for yesterday. 

Expected overseas arrivals today,
19 January 2021

Type of resident Total
Returned overseas traveller 141

Yesterday's arrivals (as at 11pm)

Type of resident Quarantine hotels Health/complex care hotels
Total 207 8
Returned overseas traveller 133 8
Airline crew 72 0
Interstate traveller 0 0
Community 0 0
Voluntary support person 2 0
Frontline worker 0 0

Currently in quarantine (as at 11pm)

Type of resident Quarantine hotels Health/complex care hotels
Total  1992 150
Returned overseas traveller 1832 137
Airline crew 108 6
Interstate traveller 16 2
Community 12 0
Voluntary support person 24 5
Frontline worker 0 0

Yesterday's health/complex care hotel admissions* (as at 11pm)

Admission type Total
Total 11
Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive 5
Symptomatic or close contact 0
Complex care not related to coronavirus (COVID-19) 6

*These figures represent people admitted or transferred to health/complex care hotels by 11pm and may not include all those who may have arrived at the airport by 11pm or are in transit to a health/complex care hotel from the airport or another quarantine hotel at 11pm.

Returned overseas traveller

International travellers arriving in Victoria via flight or maritime vessel and entering mandatory quarantine.


Community members who are coronavirus (COVID-19) positive or close contacts and who require support to safely isolate or quarantine.

Frontline worker

Frontline workers who are coronavirus (COVID-19) positive, close contacts, or working in environments with consistent COVID-19 exposure, who cannot safely self-isolate at home.

Voluntary support person

People voluntarily entering COVID-19 accommodation to accompany someone in quarantine (e.g. parents, guardians).

Interstate traveller

Interstate travellers entering into Victoria who are required to quarantine.

Health/complex care hotels

A health hotel admits residents who have or are suspected of having coronavirus (COVID-19).

A complex care hotel is for residents who require clinical supervision and support for non-coronavirus (COVID-19) related conditions and health issues while in quarantine.

Reviewed 18 January 2021

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