There may be one new case of Covid-19 in managed isolation and quarantine amenities (MIQ) reported right this moment.
In an announcement, the Ministry of Well being mentioned there have been no neighborhood instances.
Earlier this morning, the federal government revealed standards for folks to use for about 20 p.c of the MIQ spots reserved for folks with an pressing or distinctive must return from NSW, the place there was an outbreak.
Air New Zealand started providing flights at 10am right this moment for New Zealanders stranded within the Australian state, which recorded 77 new neighborhood instances of Covid-19 and one new demise yesterday.
Nevertheless simply earlier than 11.30am right this moment, Air NZ mentioned all flights from Sydney to New Zealand had already offered out.
Within the assertion, the ministry mentioned quarantine-free journey from New South Wales stays paused and managed return flights from Sydney start tomorrow.
“All travellers on these flights must go into managed isolation for 14 days after they arrive in New Zealand. Due to this, travellers from NSW won’t be required to return a detrimental pre-departure check earlier than flying.
“Travellers who’ve been in NSW on or after 10.30pm on 26 June will not be permitted to journey again to New Zealand from different components of Australia. Journey histories shall be checked on the airport earlier than flying.
“Travellers from all different components of Australia – who have not been in NSW since 26 June – will need to have returned a detrimental pre-departure check to be allowed to enter New Zealand. All travellers should full a journey declaration.”
The ministry additionally mentioned officers have confirmed the well being threat from Queensland is now low and quarantine-free journey from Queensland to New Zealand can resume from 11.59pm (NZT) tonight.
The brand new Covid-19 case right this moment in MIQ arrived within the nation from the Netherlands by way of Singapore on 9 July. They’re now in a managed isolation facility in Auckland.
The ministry mentioned two beforehand reported instances have now recovered and the variety of lively instances in New Zealand is 33.
It additionally mentioned two beforehand reported instances, from 5 July, have now been deemed as historic.
“Since 1 January 2021, there have been 87 historic instances, out of a complete of 596 instances.”
The seven-day rolling common of recent instances detected on the border is one.
The overall variety of confirmed instances is 2412.
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