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 COVID-19 HIS Notification 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)

COVID-19 vaccination information

PPE resources


Covid-19 posters/QR code for business/facilities and other resources are also available on the NZ Government Unite against COVID-19 website.

Useful links

Last updated 22 April 2021.