6 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

6 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There are 6 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, and none in the community. The first case arrived on February 27 from India via the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive at around day 3 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. The...

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NZ Defence Force personnel receive COVID-19 Vaccination, pending second doses

NZ Defence Force personnel receive COVID-19 Vaccination, pending second doses

On February 21, a small number of New Zealand Defence Force personnel received the COMIRNATY Vaccine (Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines). The vaccination means they will be further protected from the virus, while the biggest rollout of vaccinations in one campaign occurs for the first time in New Zealand's history. Second doses...

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Māori matter. Māori count, in New Zealand – report

Māori matter. Māori count, in New Zealand – report

Statistics New Zealand released a report conducted within a small Waikato town which is pulling together to help improve how Māori are counted in the next census. The census test has two parts for the Community Counts and one for investigating how changes are made to the collection model used...

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