School Exclusion Table
The Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2019 contain several statutory obligations relating to school exclusions for infectious diseases.
Exclusions may apply to cases, case contacts or both.
The exclusion periods are the minimum times a child must be excluded from school or childcare.
* Vaccine-preventable disease
Note: In this schedule, ‘medical certificate’ means a certificate of a registered medical practitioner.
MEDICAL INFORMATION @ DRPS
Please contact the Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Section on 1300 651 160 or visit www2.health.vic.gov.au/public-health/infectious-diseases/school-exclusion