27th August 2021
In light of today’s Covid-19 announcement, New Zealand remains at Alert Level 4 until Tuesday 11:59 pm, August 31.
Those south of the Auckland boundary are set to move to Alert Level 3 at 11:59 pm Tuesday, subject to government updates.
Under both Alert Level 4 and Alert Level 3, all rugby league activity (playing, contact and non-contact training) is suspended.
On Monday, August 30, Cabinet will decide how long Auckland and potentially Northland will remain at Alert Level 4. Aucklanders have been advised to expect an extended period at Alert Level 4.
NZRL will continue to update you with the latest information, subject to ongoing Government updates.
In the meantime, New Zealanders are instructed to stay home in their bubble other than for essential personal movement.
Face masks are mandatory for anyone using public transport for essential travel, visiting supermarkets and essential services.
Remember to use the NZ Covid Tracer app with Bluetooth tracing turned on.
No regional travel is allowed across boundaries, except for essential workers, when applicable.
Any person feeling unwell or presenting cold, flu, or COVID-19 symptoms should immediately contact their doctor or Healthline on 0800 358 5453.
NZRL is monitoring the situation closely and will continue to update you with the latest information, subject to ongoing Government updates.