This page contains information for health professionals. For information for the general public, please click here.

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, check the Ministry of Health website.

  • Latest case definition 
  • Those meeting both the clinical and Higher Index of Suspicion (HIS) criteria should be notified to the local Medical Officer of Health using the Coronavirus case report form. Please let us know if these patients are at a high public health risk (for example healthcare workers, carers, aged residential care workers etc).

Information for health professionals

Ministry of Health links:

Regional Public Health information:

Community based assessment centres (CBACs)

PPE resources


National resources are also available on the NZ Government Unite against COVID-19 website.

Useful links

Last updated 22 September 2020.