Covid-19 Support

Last updated: 16/09/2020

Auckland moved to Alert Level 3 at 12 noon on Wednesday 12 August. The rest of New Zealand moved to Alert Level 2.

Here are some helpful links to information on COVID-19, including the latest health updates, advice for visitors and locals, business support and more.

Destination Rotorua’s economic development team can help Rotorua businesses shape their response to the changing operational environment. Please contact us at 

The latest on COVID-19 from the NZ Government

Worksafe guidance for businesses in Level 2

Health Information

The latest advice and information from the Ministry of Health

Level 2 Guidance for Tourism Businesses

Operational guidance for Alert Level 2 from TIA

Business Support

Access to government support for businesses affected by COVID-19.

Covid-19 Situation

The latest World Health Organisation reports


Tax relief and income assistance


Guidance for employers and employees

Workforce changes

Redundancy information and advice


Travel insurance update

Rotorua Businesses

Destination Rotorua's latest advice for local businesses

Regional Business Partner

To keep growing you need the right advice.

Hospitality and accommodation

MBIE’s guidelines during COVID-19 level 4