COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2021

  • revoked
  • COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2021: revoked, at 11.59 pm on 17 February 2021, by clause 35 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 2) 2021 (LI 2021/7).

Reprint as at 17 February 2021

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2021

(LI 2021/6)

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2021: revoked, at 11.59 pm on 17 February 2021, by clause 35 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 2) 2021 (LI 2021/7).

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 for COVID-19 Response 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
6Alert level 3 area: description and map
7Transitional, savings, and related provisions
8Application
9Display of QR codes in workplaces
10Display of QR codes on public transport services
11Contact tracing records in workplaces
12Face covering requirements on public transport services
13Face covering requirements on domestic air transport services
14Exemptions from face covering requirements
15Meaning of 1-metre and 2-metre physical distancing rules
16Physical distancing requirements on public transport services on specified route
17Restrictions on travel between alert level 3 area and another alert level area
18Permitted purposes for travel between alert level 3 area and another alert level area
19Stay-at-home requirements in alert level 3 area
20Permissions for essential personal movement within alert level 3 area
21Physical distancing requirements for all individuals in alert level 3 area
22Closure of premises unless alert level 3 requirements operating
23Workplaces to have systems and processes in place for physical distancing requirements in alert level 3 area
24Adjusted alert level 3 requirements for businesses and services
25Prohibition on gathering in outdoor places in alert level 3 area
26People responsible for controlled gatherings must comply with contact tracing requirements
27Individuals must comply with contact tracing requirements for controlled gatherings
28Application of clauses 29 to 37
29Workplaces to have systems and processes in place for physical distancing
30Individuals must comply with physical distancing requirements for workplaces
31Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for category A businesses and services
32Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for education entities
33Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for public transport services
34Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for transport stations
35Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for controlled-access businesses and services
36Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for food and drink businesses and services
37Adjusted alert level 2 requirements for close-proximity businesses and services
38Application of clauses 39 to 43
39Number limit for social gathering
40Workers excluded from number limit
41Individuals must comply with requirements for social gatherings
42People responsible for social gatherings must comply with number limit
43People responsible for social gatherings must comply with contact tracing requirements
44Exemption for emergencies
45Other exemptions from this order
46Power for Director-General to grant exemptions from this order
47Revocation of COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2020
Explanatory note
Gazette Information
Reprint notes