Alert Level 1

At Alert Level 1 we all need to be ready in case COVID-19 reappears in our community.

At Alert Level 1, everyone can return to work, school, sports and domestic travel, and you can get together with as many people as you want.

At Alert Level 1 we all need to be ready in case COVID-19 reappears in our community.

Border restrictions

Controls at the borders remain for those entering New Zealand. This includes health screening and testing for all arrivals, and mandatory 14 day managed isolation or quarantine.

Information on international travel

If you’re unwell

Staying at home if you’re sick is still the best thing you can do to stop any future spread of COVID-19.

Information about staying home if you’re sick

Practise good hygiene

It’s still important that you use basic hygiene measures, including washing your hands, coughing or sneezing into your elbow and cleaning surfaces.

How to practise good hygiene and stay healthy

Keep track of where you’ve been

We recommend you keep track of where you’ve been and who you’ve seen to assist with rapid contact tracing if it is required.

How to keep track of where you’ve been

Businesses legally must display the NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster to help customers to keep track of where they’ve been.

Get your NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster

Financial support

If you’re having trouble with money, there may be support for you.

Financial support information

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