The COVID-19 Public Health Response (Isolation and Quarantine) Order 2020, is a new Order that governs the legal requirements for people while they are in a managed isolation and quarantine facility (MIQF).
Auckland is at Alert Level 2. The rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 1. The Government has announced that Auckland will go to Alert Level 1 at 11.59 pm on Wednesday 7 October.
Event facilities can operate at Alert Level 2
Auckland will move to Alert Level 2 with no extra restrictions at 11:59pm on Wednesday 23 September.
Mask use in schools and tertiary institutions under Alert Level 2
It is also important to know about how to dispose or clean a mask
Face maks wearing rules
Close contacts are those that are likely to be at a higher risk of being infected.
‘Close contact’ is defined as any person with the following exposure to a confirmed or probable case during the case’s infectious period, without appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE):
COVID-19 testing details updates in August
If you have been identified as a close contact of someone with COVID-19, you can expect to be contacted by the Ministry of Health or your local District Health Board's Public Health Unit (PHU).