The COVID-19 Testing Plan for Aotearoa/New Zealand sets out how testing will support our COVID-19 response. The Testing Guidance provides testing advice to health care providers.
Last updated: 30 September 2022
The COVID-19 Testing Plan for Aotearoa/New Zealand
Testing is a key tool to help New Zealand recover from and live with COVID-19 and continues to be an essential part of the overall COVID-19 response strategy.
Download the Testing Plan
- COVID-19 Testing Plan until December 2022 (Word, 86 KB)
- COVID-19 Testing Plan until December 2022 (PDF, 81 KB)
The Testing Guidance provides advice on who, why and when to test. It is updated based on the latest knowledge about the virus and its symptoms, and on current conditions and response settings in New Zealand.
Detailed clinical guidance: