New restrictions

To manage the public health risk posed by the outbreak of COVID-19 in Victoria, restrictions have been put in place.

From 12:01 am Wednesday 29 July:

  • A cap of 100 people for funerals and weddings
  • A cap of 50 for gatherings in private homes
  • South Australians will no longer be able to return to SA from Victoria. Only essential travellers will be able to enter SA from Victoria.
  • To be considered for cross border community travel, you must reside within 40 km of the border (currently 50 km).

The Public Activities COVID-19 Direction is now in effect.

It replaces the Emergency Management (Non-Essential Business and Other Activities No 7) (COVID-19) Direction 2020, which placed restrictions on specific types of business.

The Public Activities direction places conditions on businesses that conduct a number Defined public activities.

Businesses involved in a Defined public activity must complete a COVID-Safe Plan.

See Activities and gatherings for

  • how businesses are affected
  • definitions of Defined public activities
  • businesses and activities that are still restricted
  • businesses and activities that are excluded

See how to Create a COVID-Safe Plan.

Page last updated: 2 June 2020