The COVID-19 Protection Framework

The Government has announced the next stage of the COVID-19 response plan to provide a pathway out of lockdown and give vaccinated New Zealanders more freedom.

Latest updates

All updates

Media conference times

  • Friday 22 October: Media conference live stream is at 10am.
  • Tuesday 26 October: Media conference live stream is at 4pm.

We will update this information if the live stream schedule changes.

Media conferences

Media conferences

COVID-19 cases in New Zealand

Last updated

  • 104

    New community cases

  • 1092

    Total active cases in this community outbreak

Vaccinations administered in NZ

Last updated

  • 86%

    Eligible population with 1 dose

  • 70%

    Eligible population with 2 doses