Victoria was notified of one new case of coronavirus yesterday in an overseas traveller in hotel quarantine.
The case is a woman in her 40s.
There have been no new locally acquired cases recorded in Victoria.
This is the 82nd day in a row of no new locally acquired cases.
The total number of confirmed cases in Victoria since the beginning of the pandemic is 20,546.
A total of 8,363 COVID-19 vaccination doses were administered yesterday by state commissioned services across Victoria.
This brings the total number of vaccine doses administered by the Department as of yesterday to 334,762.
Today, a new vaccination centre opened at Sandown Racecourse, managed by Monash Health.
Update: Wollert COVID-19 case
Public health teams continue to manage the contacts of the COVID-19 case in Victoria that was acquired interstate.
All primary close contacts who have been tested have returned negative results.
Victorian public health authorities have re-classified Indiagate Spices and Grocery Epping and Woolworths Epping as Tier 2 sites, requiring contacts to isolate until they receive a negative result.
Close contacts linked to both sites are being released from quarantine as negative results are confirmed.
If you have any symptoms of COVID-19 – such as fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, chills or sweats, or change in sense of smell or taste – get a test immediately.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms include fever, sore throat, cough, shortness of breath and loss or change in sense of smell or taste. If you are experiencing symptoms, wear a fitted face mask when you get tested.
Latest statewide numbers (data reported to 11:59pm yesterday):
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Number of permits issued
(Jan 11 - 7am today)
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Reviewed 18 May 2021