Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Melbourne

Location: Victoria

Event:  5-Day Lockdown in Victoria.  The Victorian government announced on July 15, 2021, a 5-day lockdown for all of Victoria from 11:59 pm on July 15, 2021, ending at 11.59 pm on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.

The restrictions require staying at home except for when engaged in essential activities.  When outside the home, residents will be required to wear masks.  For more information, please see 

The U.S. Consulate General in Melbourne will be closed for routine consular services during this time.  U.S. citizens in need of critical emergency services should contact 


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