Changes to Merrifield City in accordance with Victorian Government mandates – 17 June 2021
The Victorian Government has announced the further easing of restrictions in Metropolitan Melbourne from 11:59pm on Thursday 17 June.
While you will see some changes the next time you visit us at Merrifield City, some restrictions will remain in place:
For more details on the current COVID-19 situation in Victoria, please visit: Department of Health and Human Services Victoria | Coronavirus (COVID-19) (dhhs.vic.gov.au)
The health and wellbeing of our entire community is our overriding objective and something we take very seriously. For more details on what Merrifield City is doing to help keep you and your loved ones safe during this time, please read the information below.
We thank our community for their ongoing cooperation in wearing masks and using the QR sign-in codes and ask for your continued support during this time.
Mandatory face masks
If you choose to visit us during this time, please remember that you must wear a face mask at all times when visiting our Centre, unless:
– You are under 12
– You have a medical condition that prohibits the wearing of a face mask
– It’s not practical
– For professional reasons.
To help keep our entire community safe, please be sure to bring a face mask with you the next time you visit Merrifield City
Keeping you safe at Merrifield City
Our community’s health and wellbeing is our overriding priority and we continue to maintain a range of measures to help keep you safe when you visit Merrifield City. These include:
Strengthening our already stringent cleaning processes, including a heightened focus on sanitising high-touch points with high-grade disinfectant, as well as increasing the number of cleaning rotations each day.
Placement of hand sanitiser stations at key locations throughout the centre for our entire community to access.
Installation of signage across our Centre, reminding our community to keep 1.5 metres between themselves and others at all times, as well as the placement of Australian Government-issued information posters in our bathrooms which outline crucial information on how you can help stop the spread of COVID-19.
How you can help
While visiting Merrifield City, we ask that you continue to play your role in keeping our community safe. This means:
Social distancing – always keep at least 1.5 metres between yourself and others,
Exemplary personal hygiene – wash your hands regularly and use the sanitiser stations located throughout the Centre for your convenience.
Handling illness safely – cough or sneeze into your elbow or a tissue and, most importantly, stay at home if you’re feeling unwell.
Adhere to capacity guidelines – currently in Victoria, the one in two square metre rule applies. Please adhere to retailer maximum capacity numbers which are outlined at their store entrance.
Plan your visit – due to restricted numbers in our restaurants and beauty salons, please ensure you contact individual retailers to book your visit.
We ask for your support in ensuring Merrifield City continues to be a place of kindness and compassion for all our customers and staff during this time.
To keep up to date with the latest announcements regarding COVID-19, including case locations, we encourage you to visit the Department of Health and Human Services website at https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus.
With all that said, we remain open for business and sincerely look forward to seeing you at Merrifield City.
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