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Covid-19 information

Information updated on 29th November 2021

Latest Updates


Taranaki moving to Orange under the new Traffic Light system.


  • The Government has announced Taranaki is moving to Orange under the new Traffic Light system, which comes into effect at 11.59 Thursday, December 2nd.
  • Like everyone, we’re going to be adjusting to the new system.
  • We’re working out how that will affect our facilities and we’ll update you over the next few days on what this will look like. In the meantime we continue to operate under Covid Level 2 protocols.
  • Thanks for being patient and respecting our staff who are doing their best to keep us all safe.
  • Please continue to scan in at our sites, wear a mask and social distance. If you feel unwell, get tested and isolate, as per Ministry of Health guidelines.
  • Vaccination is our best defence against catching the virus, we urge everyone to get fully vaccinated and get My Vaccine Pass.



For COVID-19 advice:

  • For more information regarding the Traffic Light Framework, click here.
  • For more Taranaki testing sites and vaccination clinics, click here.
  • Check the COVID-19 website for the most up to date COVID information.
  • For the latest NPDC updates head to our Covid information page
  • Phone the Healthline COVID-19 health advice line on 0800 358 5453.