COVID-19 media conferences — 14 August

Watch today's media conferences with government officials and ministers.

Prime Minister's media conference at 5:30pm

The COVID-19 media conference was held at 5:30pm.

Speakers:

  • Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
  • Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield
  • Minister of Finance Grant Robertson

Watch the media conference.

Transcript of the Prime Minister's 5:30pm media conference [PDF, 275 KB] (external link)

Officials' media conference at 1pm

The COVID-19 media conference was held at 1pm.

Speakers:

  • Minister of Health Chris Hipkins
  • Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Watch the media conference.

Transcript of the 14 August 1pm media conference [PDF, 194 KB] (external link)