Restrictions are in place across metropolitan Melbourne
From 11:59pm on Thursday 10 June 2021 restrictions are in place across metropolitan Melbourne.
There are no restrictions on the reasons to leave home, but staying COVIDSafe remains important.
- Face masks must be carried at all times and must be worn indoors and outdoors. You do not need to wear a mask in your own home, the home of your intimate partner or single bubble buddy or if another lawful exception applies.
- You can travel up to 25km from your home.
Frequently asked questions
Do I need to wear a face mask indoors in an office?
Yes. Face masks are required when indoors, however an exception applies if you are working alone in an office.
Do students at schools need to wear a face mask?
Students aged 12 and over who are learning on-site at a secondary school must wear face masks, unless an exception applies.
Children who are attending on-site primary school or outside school hours care, including children who are aged 12 or over, do not need to wear a face mask at school. The Victorian Chief Health Officer has advised that it is not practical to require some primary school students to wear face masks while others are not required to.
Students are not required to wear a face mask if they have an illness, condition or disability that means it would not be suitable.
Face masks - work and volunteering
Information about wearing face masks at work and when volunteering in Victoria.
Reviewed 11 June 2021