Second step

11.59pm on 13 September 2020

Second Step commences at 11.59pm on 13 September

What you need to know

  • Victoria is moving towards reopening. Restrictions are changing as part of the steps to reopening.  
  • The steps to reopening can be found in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) roadmap to reopening.
  • From 11:59pm on Sunday 13 September restrictions are changing. Regional Victoria is moving to the Second Step towards reopening.
  • From 11:59pm on Sunday 13 September restrictions are changing for metropolitan Melbourne. Metropolitan Melbourne is moving to the First Step towards reopening.
  • You must not travel into metropolitan Melbourne except for permitted work purposes, care and compassionate reasons or shopping for food and supplies.
  • Face coverings must be worn by all Victorians when they leave home, unless they have a lawful exception.
  • Stay safe by washing your hands regularly, wearing a face covering when you leave home, coughing and sneezing into your elbow, and keeping at least 1.5 metres from others.
  • If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) get tested and stay home. Stay at home if you feel sick.

What you can do now