Legal issues during COVID-19

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Youthlaw Fact Sheets, Updated 29/09/2020

This fact sheet has information that might help you with common legal issues facing young people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our fact sheet was up-to-date as of 29 September 2020. The government has made changes since then. We recommend you check here for the most up to date COVID-19 information from the Department of Health and Human Services.

We aim to make updates on our COVID fact sheet by 1 November 2020.

Mask Infographic, As At 12/10/2020

There are new rules regarding face mask usage in Metropolitan Melbourne. You must wear a mask that is fitted around the nose and mouth. You can no longer use only a scarf, bandana or just a face shield. Here is a helpful guide we have created, or, if in doubt, visit this website.

If you can’t find the answer to your question here, please call to speak to a lawyer on 9113 9500 or send an email to legal@youthlaw.asn.au and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.