COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2020

Reprint as at 23 September 2020

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2020

(LI 2020/231)

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.

This order is made by the Minister of Health under section 11 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020 in accordance with section 9 of that Act.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Purpose
4Interpretation
5How requirements apply to businesses and services
6Transitional, savings, and related provisions
7Application
8Display of QR codes in workplaces
9Display of QR codes on public transport services
9AFace covering requirements on public transport services travelling certain routes
10Contact tracing records in workplaces
11Meaning of 1-metre and 2-metre physical distancing rules
12Application of requirements in clauses 13 to 20
13Workplaces to have systems and processes in place for physical distancing requirements
14Individuals must comply with physical distancing requirements for workplaces
15Physical distancing requirements for category A businesses and services
16Physical distancing requirements for education entities
17Physical distancing requirements for public transport services
18Physical distancing requirements for controlled-access businesses and services
19Physical distancing requirements for food and drink businesses and services
20Physical distancing requirements for close-proximity businesses and services
21Number limit for social gathering
22Number limits for social gathering in other areas [Revoked]
23Workers excluded from number limit
24Individuals must comply with requirements for social gatherings
25Organisers and persons in control of premises must comply with requirements for social gatherings
26Record-keeping requirements to enable contact tracing
27Face covering requirements on public transport services
28Exemption for emergencies
29Other exemptions from this order
30Power for Director-General to grant exemptions from this order
31Authorisations for funerals and tangihanga [Revoked]
32Revocation of COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Levels 3 and 2) Order (No 2) 2020
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