Coronavirus (Covid-19)

COVID-19 is an illness that can affect your lungs and airways.

If you are concerned about yourself or a family member having symptoms of Covid-19, please contact your general practice clinic or the dedicated Healthline number 0800 358 5453.

The best source of updated and correct information is available at:

Do you have any of these symptoms?

COVID-19 symptoms are similar to common illnesses like a cold or influenza.

A cough

A high temperature

Shortness of breath

A sore throat

Sneezing and runny nose

Temporary loss of smell

If you have any of the above symptoms, please go and get tested.  You can call your family doctor to arrange a test or visit your nearest Community Testing Centre (CTC). All tests are FREE.

Useful information, resources and apps

Stopping the spread

Protecting yourself and others

  • People at risk of COVID-19

  • Stay at home if you are sick

  • Washing your hands

  • Keeping track of where you've been

  • Maintain physical distancing

Looking after your mental health and wellbeing

Keep track of where you've been and download the NZ COVID Tracer app

Keeping track of where you have been helps our health services quickly and effectively trace close contacts. The faster contacts are traced, the quicker health we can prevent further spread of COVID-19. 

Download the app

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