COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 10) 2021

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Reprint as at 2 September 2021

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order (No 10) 2021

(LI 2021/227)

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 sections 11 and 15 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 4 area: description and map
7Transitional, savings, and related provisions
8Application of order to different alert level areas
9Display of QR codes in workplaces
10Display of QR codes on public transport services
11Workplaces to have systems and processes to enable keeping of contact records
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
16Restrictions on travel between alert level 4 area and alert level 3 area
17Permitted purposes for travel between alert level 4 area and alert level 3 area
18Stay-at-home requirements in alert level 4 area
19Permissions for essential personal movement within alert level 4 area
20Physical distancing requirements for all individuals in alert level 4 area
21Additional face covering requirements for individuals in alert level 4 area
22Exemptions from additional face covering requirements in clause 21
23Closure of premises in alert level 4 area
24Businesses and services in alert level 4 area to have systems and processes for physical distancing requirements
25Businesses and services in alert level 4 area to have systems and processes to minimise travel
26Certain business and services in alert level 4 area to have systems and processes for contact record rule
27Adjusted alert level 4 requirements for businesses and services
28Prohibition on gatherings in outdoor places in alert level 4 area
29Stay-at-home requirements in alert level 3 area
30Permissions for essential personal movement within alert level 3 area
31Physical distancing requirements for all individuals in alert level 3 area
32Additional face covering requirements for individuals in alert level 3 area
33Exemptions from additional face covering requirements in clause 32
34Closure of premises unless alert level 3 requirements operating
35Businesses and services in alert level 3 area to have systems and processes for physical distancing requirements
36Businesses and services in alert level 3 area to have systems and processes to minimise travel
37Certain business and services in alert level 3 area to have systems and processes for contact record rule
38Adjusted alert level 3 requirements for businesses and services
39Prohibition on gatherings in outdoor places in alert level 3 area
40People responsible for controlled gatherings in alert level 3 area must comply with contact record requirements
41Individuals must comply with contact record requirements for controlled gatherings in alert level 3 area
42Exemption for emergencies
43Other exemptions from this order
44Power for Director-General to grant exemptions from this order
45Revocation
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