Under the Stage 4 restrictions for households for all of metropolitan Melbourne:
Under the Stage 4 restrictions for business pharmacies, supermarkets, grocery stores, bottle shops, petrol stations, banks, newsagencies, and post offices plus everyone involved in the frontline coronavirus response will continue to operate.
Employers that require their staff to attend a work site must issue a worker permit to their employees.
Only the children of permitted workers and vulnerable kids are able to access childcare and kinder.
Please get tested if you have any of these symptoms - fever, runny nose, sore throat, cough, chills or sweats, shortness of breath, loss of sense of smell or taste. Then stay home until you get your results.
The best way to stay safe is to stay at home when you can and limit the number of trips you make away from home.
You are required to wear a face covering when leaving home (for one of the permitted reasons).
Cover your nose and mouth when you cough or sneeze. If you don't have a tissue, cough or sneeze into your elbow.
Wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds, using soap and water or hand sanitiser ( at least 60 percent alcohol).
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
Australian Government Financial assistance for individuals and households
Support payments for Victorian workers who are self-isolating or quarantining
Working for Victoria offers opportunities for paid community work for people who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemicResidential tenants and landlords Department of Social Services coronavirus support including local emergency relief providers Emergency food relief packages for people in mandatory self-isolation call 1800 675 398
Assistance for City of Casey residents and businesses
Assistance for Greater Dandenong residents and businesses
If you suspect you may have coronavirus (COVID-19), contact your GP, or call the hotline on 1800 675 398Australian Department of Health Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public Victorian Department of Health translated information SBS Information in 64 languages Coronavirus Health Information Line 1800 020 080