30 Sep 2021

Covid 19: 'Many options on the table' for purpose-built MIQ - Chris Hipkins

From Morning Report, 8:17 am on 30 September 2021

The government is scouting locations for purpose-built MIQ facilities - but construction of a new facility would take longer than six months.

Covid-19 response minister Chris Hipkins says the Government has "many options on the table".

Those include converting existing buildings, or the government buying hotels, to save time.

Susie Ferguson spoke to Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins.