COVID-19 is an illness that can affect your lungs and airways.
If you are concerned about yourself or a member of your whaanau having symptoms of COVID-19, please contact your general practice clinic or the dedicated Healthline number on 0800 358 5453.
Regularly check locations of interest to see if you need to get tested.
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Do you have any of these symptoms?
COVID-19 symptoms are similar to common illnesses like a cold and influenza.
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 testing centre. All tests are FREE.
Keep track of where you've been using 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.
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For support with anxiety, distress or mental wellbeing, you can call or text 1737 to talk with a trained counsellor for free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
COVID-19 has had a significant impact on everyone's lives. The uncertainty and stress in times like this is understandable. If you're concerned about how you’re feeling, your wellbeing, or worried about someone close to you, there is information and tools available to help you feel mentally well and get through.