How contact tracing works
Information on contact tracing, what you need to do to support contact tracing if you test positive, and receiving alerts from the NZ COVID Tracer app.
What type of contact are you?
Find out what different types of contacts need to do while we are in Phase 3 of our Omicron response.
You are a Household Contact if you live with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. Find out what you need to do.
You are a Close Contact if you have had contact with a person with COVID-19 when they were infectious. Close Contacts do not need to self-isolate.
Find out what a critical service is, who is eligible to be a critical worker and where you can find more information about the Close Contact Exemption Scheme.