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Information for the sport, recreation and play sector

Visit these verified sources of COVID-19 help and information. 

Sport NZ is continuing to follow the advice of the lead Government agencies who are issuing the most up to date information on matters such as health, travel, employment and events management during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Whether you are a national, regional or local organisation, we encourage you to connect regularly with these sources to understand how the pandemic affects your situation, context and interactions with the public.  

The situation is changing rapidly and your organisation is best placed to understand the unique impact on your employees, members and communityTo assist with this, below is a list of those organisations who can provide informed, timely information: 

Unite Against COVID-19: contains regional alert level guidance, health, travel, work, education, business and community advice. 

Safe Travelcontains the latest travel advisories. 

Ministry of Healthinformation on identifying and treating COVID-19

Ministry of Educationinformation for students, whanau and the education sector

MBIE: workplace guidance for businesses and employers

There is a dedicated Healthline COVID-19 number for those needing further advice and information - 0800 358 5453. 

High Performance Sport NZ is also providing information specifically in regards to athletes or staff travelling overseas to events on their website.

If you require an accessible version of any content on the site please contact us and we will be happy to assist.

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