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Auckland is at Alert Level 3, and the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2.

We need your support to protect New Zealand and eliminate COVID-19.

Auckland is at Alert Level 3, and the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2.

This page was last updated on Wednesday 22 September, 2021


If you have COVID-19 symptoms, call the dedicated COVID-19 Healthline:

For any other health concerns, call the general Healthline number on 0800 611 116. You can call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Regularly check locations of interest to see if you need to get tested. 
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Alert Level status

Special requirements are in place for those who live in or have been to certain areas around Upper Hauraki.

Anyone in Upper Hauraki needs to stay home, wear a face covering when you leave home for necessities, and keep 2 metres distance from people outside of your bubble.

Watch for symptoms of COVID-19 and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 if you feel unwell.

If you have worked, been in a household or attended an indoor gathering in Upper Hauraki since 8 September and are no longer there, you must stay home, call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 if you feel unwell and check locations of interest.

These requirements will be in place until 11:59am Friday 24 September.

Advice for Upper Hauraki

The Auckland region will move into Alert Level 3 at 11:59pm on Tuesday 21 September 2021.

At Alert Level 3, travel is restricted and only allowed for permitted movement in your local area — for example going to work or school if you need to, shopping or getting exercise. Some business travel is permitted.

From 11:59pm, Thursday 23 September 2021, most people aged 12 years and older must get a COVID-19 test to cross the boundary for personal movement.

What to do at Alert Level 3

Find out the Alert Level for your region

 

At Alert Level 2 there is a low risk of community transmission. We need your support to protect New Zealand and eliminate COVID-19.

What to do at Alert Level 2

Find out the Alert Level for your region