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 high temperature
Shortness of breath
A sore throat
Sneezing and runny nose
Temporary loss of smell
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