Working from home - information for business

Information and advice for businesses who have staff working from home.

Key points

Victoria’s COVIDSafe Settings are designed to balance getting Victorians back to doing the things they love while keeping in place measures to protect all that Victorians have worked so hard for.

What responsibilities do employers have to support staff to work from home?

If employees wish to continue working from home they should discuss this with their employer.

For more advice on health and safety considerations of working from home, see the  WorkSafe website.

If you are unwell, you must stay at home. If you have any symptoms of  COVID-19, however mild, get tested and stay home. 

Visit Office workplaces guidance for more information on working from offices and from home during COVIDSafe Settings.

Reviewed 14 May 2021

Coronavirus Victoria

Coronavirus (COVID-19) business support and the Industry Coordination Centre

The Business Victoria hotline provides information on restrictions and support to help your workplace plan and respond to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Call Business Victoria on 13 22 15

Contact Business Victoria

24/7 Coronavirus Hotline

If you suspect you may have coronavirus (COVID-19) call the dedicated hotline – open 24 hours, 7 days.

Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.

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