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

Stay home if you’re sick

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 we 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 should all continue to keep track of where we’ve been and who we’ve seen to assist with rapid contact tracing if it is required.

How to keep track of where you’ve been

Businesses should help customers to keep track of where they’ve been by displaying the NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster.

Get your NZ COVID Tracer QR code poster

Financial support

If you are experiencing financial distress, see our financial support page for useful information.

Financial support information

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