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We're working to ensure that information about COVID-19  is accessible and ensuring we respond to our community needs as we  tackle COVID-19. We're also working with Wellington Regional Emergency Management Office (WREMO) to ensure emergency responses connect everyone to the support they need.

We'll be providing regular updates on this page. 

Key numbers to call if you need help

Call 111 in an emergency.

Call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 or your GP for any health questions and concerns.

For help getting food and other essential goods including prescription medications and cleaning supplies, call 0800 141 967.  This line is available 7am – 7pm, 7 days a week.

If you don't have somewhere safe to stay through lockdown, temporary accommodation support is available through 0508 754 163.  This line is available 24/7.


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Latest updates

COVID-19 Panui 3 April (PDF version) (Sign Language version)

COVID-19 Panui 25 March (PDF version) (Word version) (Sign Language version)

Update for Disability and Aged Care Providers on Alert Level 4

Watch a summary of the latest panui in Sign Language Sign Language icon


Information from the Ministry of Health

Last updated 14 April 2020.