Dr Ashley Bloomfield to provide COVID-19 update at 1pm since community case announced yesterday

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There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today.

The total number of active COVID-19 cases is currently 37.

There is no one in hospital with COVID-19 in New Zealand.

The total confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 1,530. This is the number that the Ministry of Health reports to the World Health Organisation.

Laboratories yesterday processed 1,773 tests, bringing the total number of tests processed to date to 1,031,888.


The Ministry of Health is expected to do another media standup at 1 pm today following yesterdays rare weekend standup which resulted in a new community case of COVID-19.

Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield will be providing the updates to media today.

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