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July 09, 2020

A return to Stage 3 restrictions for Metro Melbourne and Mitchell Shire

Restrictions apply from 11:59 pm Wednesday 8 July and will be in place until 11:59 pm on Wednesday 19 August 2020. 

Residential Property for sale or lease is located in a Restricted Area

1.  Inspections: All inspections are to be held by private appointment only.

The potential buyer/ tenant is resident of a restricted area
- Residents of the property should not be present, having left the premises for one of the 4 permitted reasons.
- Inspection should be with one other person only i.e. the agent and one person at a time.
 

Potential buyer/ tenant is resident of Regional Victoria (not restricted) 
- May attend by private appointment only, this will be further clarified as soon as possible. 
- Residents of the property should not be present, having left the premises for one of the 4 permitted reasons
- Inspection should be with one other person only i.e. the agent and one person at a time

2.   Auctions: All auctions must be held online only. 

If the Agent holding the inspection is resident of a Regional (unrestricted) area, they can travel to the property as it is for work purposes.

 

Residential Property for sale or lease is located in Regional Victoria (not restricted)

1.  Inspections: Opens can continue with a limit of 20 people, no changes required.

Potential buyer/ tenant is resident of a restricted area
- Must not attend an open for inspection
- We are seeking clarification if inspections by private appointment will be allowed. The information released so far states, "Obligation on businesses outside of metropolitan Melbourne to check identification as part of records requirement and refuse service to those who reside in metropolitan Melbourne or Mitchell Shire LGA."
 

Potential buyer/ tenant is resident of Regional Victoria (not restricted)
- Opens can be conducted as per current guidelines of maximum 20 people and social distancing measures

2. Auctions: Auctions can continue as per current guidelines of maximum 20 people.

Potential buyer is resident of a restricted area
- Can only participate remotely.
 

Potential buyer is resident of Regional Victoria (not restricted) 
May attend in person as per current guidelines of maximum 20 people

If the Agent is resident of a Restricted area, they can travel to the property as it is for work purposes.

Read the full announcement here