This page last updated 12 May 2020

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Information and Resources


Financial & Other Support  

Information on the wage subsidy, and the payment for leave and self-isolation is available from 

Wage Subsidy Scheme — Work and Income.

Leave and self-isolation support — Work and Income.

If you are a tenant or landlord Tenancy Services has information and guidance on your rights and responsibilities

What landlords and tenants need to know — Tenancy Services


Travel restrictions and self-isolation requirements

Coronavirus update: INZ’s response — Immigration New Zealand

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) — Countries and areas of concern — Ministry of Health

If you’re a New Zealander living and traveling abroad, SafeTravel from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has information to assist. 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) — SafeTravel (MFAT)

If your travel plans are affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, Consumer Protection has guidance about cancelled or delayed flights and travel bookings.

Coronavirus – Are your travel plans affected? — Consumer Protection

If you have employees

Employment New Zealand has specific guidance in response to COVID-19 including how to handle self-isolation and sick leave. 

Workplace response to coronavirus — Employment New Zealand

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the workplace  — Employment New Zealand

If you have questions about handling information about an employee that isn’t well, including if there is a serious threat to someone’s safety, wellbeing or health, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner has guidance to help.

Is it okay to tell other employees that a colleague is sick?  — The Office of the Privacy Commissioner

When can I use the serious threat exception? — The Office of the Privacy Commissioner

If you're considering reducing people's hours or redundancies due to COVID-19, the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) has support and advice.

Coronavirus: Redundancy information for employers [PDF 114KB] — Work and Income

Work and Income has information on financial support available to employers and employees. 

Employer support — Work and Income.

Wage Subsidy Scheme — Work and Income.

Leave and self-isolation support — Work and Income.

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