It has today been announced that there have been three community cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Auckland.
If you are holding an event today, February 14, you can continue as planned as long as your event staff are well and have not attended one of the same Locations of Interest as the case. Locations of Interest are listed on the Ministry of Health website and will be regularly updated. Please use your social media and marketing channels to reinforce with possible attendees that they should not attend if they are unwell, or have visited a Location of Interest.
Event organisers should also continue adhering to the government’s standard event advice. This includes prominently displaying NZ COVID Tracer app QR codes at event entries and other locations, and having good supplies of hand sanitiser available, along with ample soap and paper towels in bathrooms. For full event advice, visit covid19.govt.nz and search ‘Events’, or click here.
Members of the public should not attend any events if they:
Further information about gatherings, events and public facilities is available here.
If you have a future event planned, and are unsure whether it will be able to go ahead, you are advised to keep monitoring the status updates from the Ministry of Health. These updates will include any new advice, and any change to the current COVID-19 alert level status in Auckland.