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COVID-19 Positive case or household contact

Last updated: 18th November 2022

What to do if you test positive

If you have a positive test result for COVID-19, Melbourne Polytechnic strongly recommends that you do not come to campus.

Follow the Victorian Government advice: Checklist for COVID cases

If you have been on campus in the two days before receiving your test result, it is strongly recommended that let us know by calling the Melbourne Polytechnic coronavirus hotline on 03 9269 1113.

What to do if you are a household contact

If you are a household contact of a person who tested positive to COVID-19, you can continue coming onto campus as long as you are not displaying symptoms.

We strongly recommend that you:

  • Wear a face mask
  • Test regularly for at least 7 days following your last contact with the person who has COVID-19 as the virus can take time to develop.

See the Victorian Government website for more information: Checklist for COVID contacts