Source: Covid-19 New Zealand Government Announcements
As has been previously advised this morning, Toi Te Ora Public Health has notified the Ministry of a positive COVID-19 case in Taupô.
The person was tested on Thursday after becoming symptomatic earlier in the week.
Interviews are continuing today to determine any links to known cases.
Toi Te Ora is following up on any potential locations of interest. Potential locations of interest will be notified on the Ministry of Health’s website.
The person’s four household contacts are being tested today.
There is additional testing capacity in and around Taupō today and we urge anyone who may have symptoms, however mild, to visit one of the sites and get a test.