Discover information about alcohol and other drugs in relation to coronavirus (COVID-19).

COVIDSafe Settings are now in place across Victoria.

This document provides guidance to Alcohol and Drug (AoD) services to support the continued delivery of essential frontline services in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic via safe and alternative means that support the most vulnerable members of the community.

The coronavirus (COVID-19) Alcohol and Other Drugs services – residential guidelines have been published. The guidelines support the continued delivery of essential residential services to clients without comprising the health and well-being of clients or the workforce. They include advice about responding to residents with symptoms or confirmed cases of COVID-19, outbreak management, and how to support staff.

Further information

For more alcohol and other drug-related documents go to Clinical guidance and resources.