Other common COVID-19 legal problems
If you lose some or all of your income because of the COVID-19 coronavirus, you may be able to:
- get financial and other support from the Victorian Government
- get help from Services Australia (Centrelink).
Housing and renting
The temporary protections for renters during the COVID-19 lockdowns have ended. However the law changed in March 2021, giving more rights and protections to renters. Visit Justice Connect’s Or Consumer Affairs Victoria’s . You can also visit our general topic .
Products and services
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Reviewed 25 July 2023