12 October 2022
Pandemic declaration in Victoria ends
From 11:59pm Wednesday 12 October, the pandemic declaration in Victoria will end, resulting in changes to the requirements for dealing with COVID-19.
- People who test positive to COVID-19 will no longer be required to isolate.
- Close contacts of people who have tested positive to COVID-19 will no longer be required to test negative to COVID-19.
- Face coverings will no longer be required to be worn in public areas of private health care facilities.
- Mandatory vaccination requirements for all staff working in private dental practice will end.