415 people are currently in hospital.
About half of the actual number of Covid-19 cases are being reported.
398 people are currently in hospital with the virus.
Two more people are confirmed as having the BA.5 variant of Omicron.
A case of the BA.5 variant has been discovered at Aotearoa's border for the first time.
“As long as we have more than one variant circulating, there will be a risk of reinfection.”
363 people are currently in hospital.
Two other sub-variants of Omicron have also been detected in 2 other returnees for the first time.
A person with Covid-19, aged between 10 and 19, has died.
New Zealand will be moving from Red to the Orange traffic light setting from 11.59pm tonight.
Vaccinated Australians will be able to enter New Zealand from 11.59pm on April 12.
From today, 16 and 17-year-olds are able to get a free booster dose.
654 people are in hospital - 23 of those people are in ICU or HDU.
692 people are in hospital - 30 of those people are in ICU or HDU.
There are 678 people in hospital - 30 of those are in ICU or HDU.
Of these deaths, 15 people with the virus have died in the past two days.
There are 830 people in hospital, with 28 of those in ICU or HDU.
There are 960 people in hospital with 31 of them in ICU or HDU.
Vaccine mandates for education, police and defence workforces will be dropped from April 4.
The total number of publicly reported Covid-related deaths to date is 156.
There are currently 742 people with Covid-19 in hospital, 19 of them are in ICU or HDU.
The isolation length for Covid-19 cases and household contacts will soon decrease.
Parliament grounds are closed but police say locals are free to move about nearby streets.
Police have demolished tents and cleared the grounds.
New Zealanders will soon be able to access a third Covid-19 vaccine, Novavax, this month.
From Wednesday evening, vaccinated travellers coming to NZ don't need to self-isolate.
But good news: Rapid Antigen Tests are available from today.
Three officers need medical care after being sprayed with an unknown substance by protesters.
The prime minister says now is not the time "to remove armour" just as the Covid-19 battle begins.
With Long Covid and lasting impacts - no, it's not a good idea to try to get Omicron.