Victoria’s lockdown – what are the restrictions?

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The Victorian government has announced new coronavirus restrictions for Victoria to apply from 11.59pm on Thursday until 11.59pm on Thursday, June 3 in response to the latest outbreak.

This is a rolling story that will be updated as we get new information so please come back to check on the latest rules.


Stay at home orders will apply with people permitted only to leave home for the following reasons: shopping for essentials, caregiving, authorised work, exercise (up to two hours), receive a vaccination or with specific exemptions.

No visitors to your home other than an intimate partner although people who live alone will be allowed to form a ‘bubble’ with one other person.

Private and public gatherings will not be permitted.

If you can work from home you must work from home.

Education and Childcare

Early learning centres, childcare and family day care centres can open.

Schools will move to remote learning but will be open to vulnerable children and the children of essential workers.

More to come

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