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New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

Check out COVID-19 updates and resources for Pacific communities in Aotearoa.

New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

A traveller from Sydney, who visited Wellington from Saturday 19 June until Monday 21 June, has tested positive for COVID-19 upon their return to Australia.

Locations of interest in Wellington

New locations of interest will be updated on the Ministry of Health website as new information is available. Check back regularly.

Locations of interest in Wellington

People who have been at the locations of interest must isolate immediately and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 for advice on testing and isolating.

When to get tested for COVID-19

You need to get tested if you have been to a location of interest or if you have symptoms.

A full list of testing sites and locations is available at the Capital and Coast DHB website and the Hutt Valley DHB website.

Scan in with the NZ COVID Tracer app to track your movements

  • We should all continue to keep track of where we’ve been and who we’ve seen to assist with rapid contact tracing if it is required.

  • The NZ COVID Tracer app has been updated to include Bluetooth tracing technology. Bluetooth tracing allows you to receive an alert if you have been near another app user who tests positive for COVID-19.

Learn how to keep track of where you’ve been

  • Businesses and public transport providers must display the NZ COVID Tracer QR code posters to support their customers with contact tracing.

  • Help your people keep track of where they’ve been by displaying an NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster.

Get the NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster

Practise good hygiene 

Continue the good hygiene habits that has helped restrict the spread of COVID-19 so far:

  • Wash your hands frequently

  • Cough and sneeze into your elbow

  • Clean or wipe surfaces regularly

Stay home if you're sick 

If you have a cold or flu symptoms, you should stay home and call your doctor or Healthline on 0800 358 5453.

Wear a mask or face covering on public transport

It is mandatory to wear a mask or face covering on public transport including airplanes. It helps keep you and others safe while you are out and about.