Auckland region

Requirements and advice if you’re in the Auckland region.

Important message for Aucklanders considering travelling outside the region

If you’re leaving Auckland, please travel safely. You’re encouraged to behave as if you’re carrying your Alert Level with you. Consider avoiding gatherings of more than 100 people.

If you have any cold or flu symptoms, we recommend not travelling. Stay home and get tested.

Be considerate and practise good hygiene. Maintain physical distancing and wear a face covering when you cannot. As always, wash your hands and cough and sneeze into your elbow.

Auckland is at Alert Level 2

Auckland is at Alert Level 2. There are no extra restrictions on social gatherings, funerals and tangihanga.

Guidance on life at Alert Level 2

The rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

Alert Level 1

The Auckland region is everything within the Auckland Council boundary — from Wellsford in the north to Pukekohe in the south.

Auckland boundary map [JPG, 914 KB]

Next announcement of the Alert Levels

The Government will next review Auckland’s Alert Level on Monday 5 October. It has agreed, in principle, to move Auckland down to Alert Level 1. The Government will make a final decision on 5 October.

If the Alert Level does change, this will be at 11:59pm on Wednesday 7 October.

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