Information last updated: 25 October 2021
The current restrictions in metropolitan Melbourne, Mitchell Shire and City of Latrobe that effect residents of Moreland are as follows.
- There are no restrictions on the reasons to leave home, and there is no stay-at-home curfew, but staying COVIDSafe remains important.
- There are no limits on the distance you can travel within metropolitan Melbourne. However, travel into regional Victoria is still restricted to limited reasons including shopping for essential items, care, and other compassionate reasons, authorised work, and permitted study.
- Face masks are mandatory indoors and outdoors for people aged 12 and over, except if a lawful exception applies.
- Face masks are required for students in Grade 3 to Grade 6 when indoors at school, unless a lawful exception applies.
- You must check-in everywhere you visit using the Service Victoria App, no matter how long you spend at that location.
- You will need to show evidence of being on the Victorian Government's Coronavirus website. People with valid medical exceptions issued by an authorised medical practitioner and children aged under 16 are excepted. to enter some venues. You can find out more about showing this evidence
- You can only enter regional Victoria to get a COVID-19 vaccination if it is in a Local Government Area next to where you live.
- You no longer require a permit to attend work - but if you can work from home, you must work from home.
Full list of detailed restrictions
The full list of detailed restrictions in place for Moreland is on the Victorian Government Coronavirus website.
Translations of the full list of restrictions
Translations of the current restrictions are available on the Victorian Government's Coronavirus website.
Full list of testing sites
A full list of the places you can get a COVID-19 test is available on the Victorian Government Coronavirus website.
If you have any symptoms, no matter how mild, you should get tested for COVID-19.
Full list of COVID-19 vaccination sites
A list of the sites in Moreland where you can get a COVID-19 vaccination is on our COVID-19 vaccinations page.
A full list of all the COVID-19 vaccination sites in Victoria is on the Victorian Government's Coronavirus website.
Support for people experiencing distress
If you are distressed or need someone to talk to you can call, the following resources are available:
- Beyond Blue: call 1800 512 348 or use their online chat service on the Beyond Blue website
- Lifeline: call 13 11 14 or use their online crisis chat service on the Lifeline website
Emergency relief options
If you are directly impacted by COVID-19 (e.g. in mandatory isolation and needing food, material aid or financial assistance) you can call the Victorian COVID-19 hotline on 1800 675 398.
You can find out more about the supports that are available to you on the Victorian Government Coronavirus website.
Council services are subject to changes
Our priority is the health and safety of our community and staff, and with this in mind we continue to make decisions that may impact the way we deliver our services, events and programs.
You can find out how council services are impacted by the current restriction on our Council service changes page.