Watch the media conference with government officials and ministers at 3pm.
The COVID-19 media conference starts at 3pm.
- Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
- Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield
Watch the livestream.
Update on cases for 27 August
There are 70 new cases of COVID-19 in the New Zealand community today; all are in Auckland. This brings the total number of cases in the community outbreak to 347.