There are six new circumstances of Covid-19, all in managed isolation, the Ministry of Well being introduced on Wednesday afternoon.
The circumstances have travelled from India, Qatar, Bahrain, Turkey and Maldives.
The ministry stated an replace on the outcomes from wastewater samples from the Wellington region examined for Covid-19 can be issued this afternoon.
On Tuesday, the ministry introduced one new case and one historical case in managed isolation.
* Covid-19: Three new cases of virus in managed isolation, none in community
* Covid-19: Five new cases in MIQ, police search for gymgoer linked to February cluster
* Covid-19: Another new community case connected to Auckland cluster announced
On Wednesday, the ministry stated the one historic case in managed isolation has been reclassified as not a case.
A mariner aboard a ship in Bluff additionally returned a weak constructive check for Covid-19 on Tuesday.
It was later introduced he’s allowed to depart the ship and obtain medical remedy on New Zealand soil after the case was confirmed as historical.
In the meantime, an audit titled Preparations for the nationwide roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccine was launched on Tuesday afternoon.
The Auditor-Normal stated there’s a “actual threat” that getting people vaccinated for Covid-19 could take longer than expected.
He stated his considerations are round how the system will cope when extra folks grow to be eligible for vaccination.
“I’m not but assured that each one the items will fall into place rapidly sufficient for the programme to ramp as much as the extent required over the second half of 2021.”
As of Wednesday, the whole variety of confirmed circumstances in New Zealand is 2,302. The full variety of energetic circumstances is 25.
The seven-day rolling common of recent circumstances detected on the border is 2.