29 Oct 2021

Covid-19: Government ponders vaccine requirement at Auckland border

From Morning Report, 8:17 am on 29 October 2021

Vaccine passports will soon be the ticket to a trim at the hairdresser and a gym workout, but should they also be required for travel between regions?

The Government is currently considering making vaccination a prerequisite for crossing regional boundaries.

The trucking industry is pushing back, saying it would snarl up fragile supply chains in the lead up to the silly season and add to its driver shortage.

Amy Williams filed this report.