Covid-19 Updates

Sep 12, 2022

Updated 9 November 2022 
The traffic light system ended on 12 September 2022. Most Covid-19 rules have ended, however please note: You must still isolate for 7 days if you have COVID-19. You must wear a face mask in medical facilities, such as hospitals. International travellers will not need proof of COVID-19 vaccination, and nor is the online New Zealand Traveller Declaration needed anymore. Read more at Current phase of our COVID-19 response | Unite against COVID-19 (
Please stay vigilant as a new Omicron subvariant BQ1.1, which has been circulating in the Northern Hemisphere, has now been found in New Zealand.
Mental health and wellbeing is very important, here are useful links to information and resources:
Covid numbers are now being reported weekly by Ministry of Health. For current statistics, see COVID-19: Current cases | Ministry of Health NZ
Please stay up to date with latest news and advice from the government on either the Ministry of Health or Unite Against COVID-19 websites. 

If you (as a self-employed individual) or your business is experiencing financial hardship as a result of this situation, please see for details regarding assistance that is available to you. 

For advice and resources for your household and business, see Posters | Unite against COVID-19 (

We urge members to follow all the Ministry of Health requirements and to use reputable sources to obtain factual information about COVID-19.


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