Permitted Worker Scheme

From 11:59pm on Sunday 8 November 2020, businesses no longer need to issue permits to workers who are travelling between metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria for work.

Workers do not need permits to travel to work anywhere in Victoria.

For information about the restrictions that apply to businesses visit the Victorian Government Business and Work webpage.

For other information about the restrictions, contact the COVID-19 hotline on 1800 675 398 or visit