A Victoria Police spokeswoman on Friday confirmed to Skynews.com.au officers are reviewing the footage, which shows the Premier without a face mask.
“Victoria Police are currently assessing a video circulating on social media of Premier Daniel Andrews walking across a carpark in Melbourne without a mask on, 7 October,” the spokeswoman said in a statement.
“As the incident is being reviewed by investigators, we will not be providing further comment at this stage.”
The footage was taken as he arrived for a press conference behind parliament on Thursday.
On Friday Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas defended Mr Andrews saying the Premier had been “diligent” in his behaviour but added a mask is not needed when speaking to on camera.
“They have launched an investigation, that is what I make of it,” Treasurer Tim Pallas said.
Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas defended Daniel Andrews by saying he was approaching a camera, where a mask is not needed. Picture: Daniel Pockett/Getty Images
“The premier has been pretty diligent in terms of his behaviour and I think, I had a brief look at the footage and it looks like he is approaching a camera for purpose of doing a piece to camera.
“You are allowed to not wear a mask for that and we will leave it to that.”
Under public health orders imposed by the Andrews government face masks are “mandatory indoors and outdoors for people aged 12 and over”.
Victorians who are caught without masks face a $200 fine from police under the Chief Health Officer’s directions.
Mr Andrews’ office was contacted for comment.

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