Turn on Bluetooth tracing and scan QR codes wherever you go

Rapid and efficient contact tracing is one of the most important tools we have to find COVID-19 and stamp it out. Turn on Bluetooth tracing in the NZ COVID Tracer app now and remember to keep scanning QR codes — both are important for contact tracing.

Updates on COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Health publishes updates on COVID-19 cases around 1pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday every week.

Media releases on COVID-19 cases at the Ministry of Health (external link)

Media conferences

Media conferences

Latest updates

Two further returnees under investigation

Two other former returnees who completed their managed isolation in the same facility and at the same time as the Northland case are now under investigation.

All updates