This section provides the latest updates, information and advice on COVID-19.
COVID-19 cases in the community
As at 19 October 2021 there are 736 active cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand, including 713 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.
Locations of interest
View the locations of interest and advice on what to do on our contact tracing locations of interest page.
Accessing health care
View Health and disability services at different Alert Levels and read more on the COVID-19 website.