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How the NSW-Victorian border closure works

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VICTORIA-NSW BORDER CLOSURE

* The border will close from 11.59pm Tuesday night

* Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews and NSW Premier Gladys Berejikilian agreed the measure on Monday morning

* Border will be enforced from the NSW side

* Permit system will be used for people with unavoidable travel to NSW

* People living in border communities will be able to travel for work and essential health services

* Specific arrangements will be set up for healthcare in Albury-Wodonga - Victoria runs the Albury Hospital even though it is located in NSW

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