COVID-19 restrictions and business requirements


Ensure your business operates safely by keeping up to date with current COVID-19 directives and advice.

Proof of vaccination

As restrictions ease, employees at some businesses must show proof of being double vaccinated against COVID-19.

Visit the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website for more information on how to obtain a proof of vaccination.

COVID-19 Safe Plan

All Victorian businesses with onsite operations must have an up-to-date COVIDSafe plan.

Visit DHHS for more information on how to prepare a COVIDSafe Plan and helpful resources for your workplace including signs, posters and templates.

Current restrictions and advice

Find information on current restrictions and how these impact your business by visiting the Victorian Government's COVID-19 information hub.

You can also call the Business Victoria hotline on 13 22 15 for restriction updates and advice to help your workplace plan and respond to COVID-19.

Using QR codes

Check-in is still recommended for customer-facing businesses, and you must use the free Victorian Government QR Code Service. Learn more about checking in with QR Codes on the COVID-19 information hub.

If you need help using the new QR code service, contact our Public Health team at

COVID-19 cases at work

If you suspect you, a staff member or a customer may have COVID-19, call the Coronavirus Hotline on 1800 675 398. It’s open 24 hours, 7 days. 

For translation and interpreting services, call 131 450.