Hygiene, safe water and sanitation are essential to protect human health from infectious diseases, including from coronavirus (COVID-19).
There is no evidence that drinking water is affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) or transmitted by drinking water.
We continue to supply safe tap water to our customers, so you can:
- Choose Tap. There’s no need to buy bottled water.
- Practise good hygiene. Wash your hands regularly for at least 20 seconds.
The Department of Health and Human Services regulates the safety of drinking water supplied in Victoria. Visit their website and download the “Hygiene, water and sanitation for coronavirus (COVID-19) fact sheet.