Covid-19 Updates: 20.7.2021

Victoria's lockdown will be extended for seven days until 11.59pm on Tuesday, July 27.

Premier Daniel Andrews said the state needed "more time" to drive case numbers down and to quash its growing coronavirus outbreak.

  • This means that you cannot leave your home other than for one of the five following reasons:

You must stay within 5km of your home for shopping and exercise. This limit does not apply to work, when giving or receiving care, getting a COVID-19 vaccination or visiting an intimate partner or your single social bubble buddy.

Face masks must be worn indoors and outdoors whenever you leave your home.

Face masks do not need to be worn indoors or outdoors if you are working alone unless another person enters that indoor or outdoor space.

Visit for more information on current restrictions or call Business Victoria on 13 22 15If you need an interpreter, call the coronavirus (COVID-19) hotline 1800 675 398 and press 0.