This section provides the latest updates, information and advice on COVID-19.
COVID-19 cases in the community
As at 23 September 2021 there are 289 active cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand, including 261 community cases that are being managed.
Anyone who returns a positive COVID-19 test is required to enter a managed isolation facility for 14 days.
Upper Hauraki has moved to Alert level 3 in line with Auckland. There are special requirements in place for those who live in or were in the upper Hauraki area between 8 and 20 September. See more on the Unite Against COVID-19 website.
Locations of interest
View the locations of interest and advice on what to do on our contact tracing locations of interest page.
Protecting yourself and others
Accessing health care
You can still get medical help if you need it. This includes health care services, such as Healthline, GPs, cancer services, disability and aged support services.
- Visit Health and disability services at different Alert Levels
- Read more on the COVID-19 website