Department of Health

Infection prevention control ventilation (COVID-19) policy

This policy includes infection control guidelines for Victorian healthcare facilities to prevent transmission of COVID-19. It provides guidance on heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems in hospitals to optimise air flow and reduce risk of transmission. This document is linked to, and should be read in conjunction with, Victorian Health Building Authority (VHBA) documents.


Date published
14 Jun 2022
18 pages

Reviewed 15 June 2022

Contact us

Infection Prevention Control Advice and Response (IPCAR) Department of Health

Was this page helpful?