Auckland in Alert Level 3

As you may be aware that Auckland region moved to Alert Level 3 at 12 noon on Wednesday 12 August 2020. This will remain in place until Wednesday 26 August.

The Auckland region is everything in the Auckland Council boundary — from Wellsford in the north to Pukekohe in the south.

Auckland boundary map [JPG, 914 KB]

Rest of New Zealand is in Alert Level 2.

Please see below some information in case you need any medical assistance

  • Call your local Family Doctor (GP)/ Urgent Care Clinic, OR

  • Call Healthline, 0800 358 5453 for health advice (choose Option#1 for language support, stay on the line, then say the language you want e.g ‘Korean’, OR

  • Go to a COVID-19 Community Testing Centre (CTC):

Auckland DHB, http://www.adhb.health.nz/your-health/covid-19/#CTCs Counties Manukau Health, https://countiesmanukau.health.nz/covid-19/ Waitematā DHB,


There’s high demand for testing at the moment so please be prepared to queue and only seek a test if you have COVID-19 symptoms.

More information on getting tested is available at the Ministry of Health website.

For more tools and information please visit here: https://covid19.govt.nz/health-and-wellbeing/mental-wellbeing/free-tools-resources-and-apps/

Download this PDF for further information and links:

NRHCC Alert Level 3 FAQs_Auckland Region
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