COVID-19 media conference — 13 October 2021

Watch the media conference with government officials and ministers at 1pm.

The COVID-19 media conference starts at 1pm. 


  • COVID-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins
  • Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Update on cases for 13 October 2021

  • 55 community cases of COVID-19 — 53 are in Auckland, 2 are in Waikato
  • No cases in managed isolation
  • More than 2 million second doses of vaccine administered to date
  • 25,799 tests were taken yesterday

Update on today's COVID-19 cases | (external link)

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