Covid-19 Updates: Face Masks in Victoria

Facemasks in Victoria
From 11:59pm Sunday 22 November, there are changes to the rules around the wearing of face masks. 

  • Face masks are no longer required when you are outdoors and where it is possible to stay more than 1.5 metres away from people.  
  • Use of face masks remain mandatory if you are unable to stay further than 1.5 metres away from people not in your household, such as when waiting at public transport stations, outdoor markets, walkways and thoroughfares.  
  • Face masks remain mandatory when indoors – for example, in shopping centres or at a hospital. 

Visit the DHHS website for a more detailed list of updates relating to masks in Victoria.