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COVID information

We are here to support our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Keep up-to-date with the latest information, news and advice - to find out the latest information on COVID-19 visit the Victorian Government Coronavirus website.

Please do not attend any Bayside City Council facilities or services if you are unwell or have been exposed to a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19.


Our Community Support Line is open for all residents experiencing hardship or vulnerability due to COVID-19.

Services available include emergency food relief, delivered meals, referral to specialist agencies, social connections program and help with shopping and in home care.

Council’s hardship policy can be applied to ratepayers who are having difficulty paying their rates as a result of COVID-19. Make a rates payment arrangement.

Find out more about Council's support for residents, businesses and community groups.


Council is not a COVID-19 vaccination provider but there are many vaccination locations within, or close to, Bayside.

See where you can have a COVID-19 vaccination in Bayside.

To view vaccination sites across Melbourne and Victoria visit the Victorian Government Coronavirus vaccination website or the Australian Government vaccine website. 

COVID-19 testing

There are a range of COVID-19 testing sites in, and close to, Bayside.

See where you can have a COVID-19 test in Bayside.

To view testing sites across Melbourne and Victoria, visit the Victorian Government Coronavirus testing website.

Need assistance?

If you or someone you know needs assistance due to COVID-19 we can help. Call 9599 4444 or email