COVID-19 is in our community and Aotearoa New Zealand. COVID-19 vaccination provides protection against severe illness from COVID-19.  

Anyone aged 5 years and over can get the vaccine for free – it doesn’t matter what your visa or citizenship status is. 

To find the latest information about COVID-19 including ventilation, masking, testing, reporting and vaccinations please visit Unite against COVID-19 

For specific advice for health professionals please visit Te Whatu Ora COVID-19: Information for all health professionals. 

If you have concerns and require advice on the management of a COVID-19 outbreak in your organisation or facility, please contact Toi Te Ora Public Health on 0800 221 555 or email