The department provides guidelines and advice to health professionals about infectious diseases, including:
- Guidelines for management and control of infectious diseases.
- Requirements and procedures for notifying infectious diseases and other conditions.
- Surveillance reports and data for Victoria and various local areas (updated daily).
Public health priorities in Victoria
A number of priority projects are currently underway including:
Disease information and management
Victorian-specific information about the prevention and control of infectious diseases.
Doctors and laboratories are required to notify the department of certain infectious disease and conditions.
Reviewed 19 October 2023