5 Mar 2021

Covid-19: Auckland to level 2, NZ to level 1 - latest details

From Checkpoint, 6:13 pm on 5 March 2021

Auckland will move to alert level 2 at 6am on Sunday, while the rest of the country will move to level 1.

Cabinet made the decision today, after a fifth day in a row of no new community cases.

Auckland's alert levels will be reviewed again at the end of the week, with the view to moving the region to level 1 next weekend.

Political reporter Yvette McCullough has more.