The global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is causing unprecedented and wide-reaching challenges for Victoria’s creative and cultural sector. We have gathered the following information in response to pressing questions received.

With the introduction of Stage 4 restrictions in metropolitan Melbourne and Stage 3 restrictions in regional Victoria, we know there are many questions about what the new measures mean across the creative industries. We’re seeking clarification on a number of points and will continue to update this page as new information and questions are received.

We will continue to update this page as new information and questions are received. If you have a question that isn’t covered here, please contact us.

The following information is correct as at 11 August 2020.

Further information about the current restriction levels and next steps can be found on the Department of Health and Human Services website.

Public health measures

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Funding and support

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Metropolitan Melbourne - Stage 4 business restrictions

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Regional Victoria - Stage 3 business restrictions

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Creative Victoria

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Legal and business support

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