28 Oct 2021

Govt considers vaccination mandate for travel across regions

From Checkpoint, 5:47 pm on 28 October 2021

The government is looking at making vaccination a requirement to cross regional boundaries for all but some travel.

Two unvaccinated people in Christchurch have test positive for Covid-19 - one was returning there from Auckland after looking after a child.

Opposition parties say instead of forcing the vaccination issue, the government need to get better on the testing front.

Here's our political reporter, Katie Scotcher.