LATEST COVID UPDATE

Tuesday 29th March 2022

Dear Centres


New Zealand is currently at the Red setting. The next review of the traffic light settings is on 4 April. It will review what colour each area of New Zealand sits in.


At Red

From 11:59pm on Friday 25 March:

  • No outdoor capacity limits — My Vaccine Passes must be used until 11:59pm on 4 April.
  • Indoor capacity limits of 200 people — My Vaccine Passes must be used until 11:59pm on 4 April.
  • Capacity limits for indoor public facilities (e.g. recreation centres) determined based on 1 metre physical distancing
  • Face masks required in most indoor settings, not required outdoors.
  • There is no requirement to scan in or for a business to display a QR code poster or have mandatory record keeping.

At Orange

  • No indoor or outdoor capacity limits.
  • Face masks required in many indoor settings, not required outdoors
  • There is no requirement to scan in or for a business to display a QR code poster or have mandatory record keeping.

At Green

  • No restrictions.
  • Face masks encouraged indoors.
  • There is no requirement to scan in or for a business to display a QR code poster or have mandatory record keeping.


My Vaccine Pass

From 11:59pm on 4 April 2022, there will be no requirement to use My Vaccine Pass. Until 4 April, where My Vaccine Passes are not used, the current capacity restrictions remain — but after this time, the new capacity limits will apply to everyone.


For detailed information on settings for indoor and outdoor spaces check the links below;

Outdoor

Indoor


View the full Sport NZ guidance at Red, Orange and Green.   At all settings, people must self-isolate for 7 days if they test positive or live with someone who has COVID-19.

Frequently asked questions

Don't forget to check the updated frequently asked questions.

Two issues which are coming up regularly are:

  1. Vaccine requirements for staff 
  2. My Vaccine Passes for participants. Details about both of these topics have been included in the FAQs which can be viewed here


Please find the below resources at this link here

  • Event & Activity plan
  • COVID-19 Care Resource 2022
  • Let’s Play Netball

So positive to be able to move forward with more clarity and less restriction for sport!

Have a great week.

Kind regards


Ruth Stanley

Head of Community

Netball New Zealand

​​​​​​​LEVEL DOCUMENTATION

Further reference documentation for sport in general and for netball can be found at:

Netball NZ

https://www.netballnz.co.nz/useful-info/resource-library/return-to-play

Sport NZ

https://sportnz.org.nz/covid-19/

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