What you need to know:

The following emergency updates affect Wellington Region:

  • Pandemic

    Wellington region is in the COVID-19 ORANGE Traffic Light Setting

    The Wellington region, along with all of New Zealand is now at the COVID-19 Orange traffic light setting. 

    At Orange, there will be community transmission of COVID-19, with increasing risks to vulnerable communities, and pressure on the health system.

    Learn what we all need to doLife at Orange | Unite against COVID-19 (covid19.govt.nz)

    Key Points:

    • At Orange, you can continue to do everyday activities, but we need to protect our vulnerable communities.
    • You must wear a face mask in many indoor locations. You do not need to wear a face mask outdoors.
    • You can visit cafes and bars, attend gatherings and events, and go to the hairdresser and gym. There are no capacity limits or distancing requirements at venues.
    • Workplaces and schools can open.
    • To protect yourself, your whānau and your community, keep up healthy habits.