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11 new COVID-19 cases in quarantine

There are 11 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation today. The influx of new quarantined cases pushes the...

Health system set for reform

Reforming New Zealand’s health system will deliver better outcomes for all, Health Minister Andrew Little said today. “Our publicly-funded...

Vaccination support for Pacific health providers

The Government is providing a funding boost to Pacific health providers to assist them with the delivery of the Government’s COVID-19 vaccination...

Border vaccination programme enters new phase

Three weeks into the programme to vaccinate New Zealand’s MIQ and border workers, more than 12,000 people have received their first dose.

Transitional medicinal cannabis regulations extended

Transitional medicinal cannabis regulations will be extended by six months to 30 September as a result of COVID-19 to ensure certainty of...

Enough COVID-19 vaccine secured for every NZer

The Government has guaranteed that every New Zealander will have access to the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, after securing an additional 8.5 million doses,...

Mental health commission report shows progress

Health Minister Andrew Little has welcomed the Initial Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission’s assessment that the transformation of New Zealand’s approach to...

More than half of border frontline receive vaccine jab

More than half of New Zealand’s estimated 12,000 border workforce have now received their first vaccinations, as a third batch of vaccines...

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Medsafe delays decision on Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

New Zealand's medicines regulator, Medsafe, says it will hold off on a decision regarding a COVID-19 vaccine from pharmaceutical company, Janssen, until...

Bowel screening now available in Wellington region

The National Bowel Screening Programme (NBSP) was launched in Wellington this week, bringing free screening to around 45,000 people living in Kapiti,...

Fines dialled up for using mobile phone while driving

The infringement fee for using a mobile phone while driving will increase from $80 to $150 from April 30, Transport Minister Michael...

Govt puts bite on greyhound racing industry

The Government has today announced a review of animal welfare and safety efforts in the greyhound racing industry. “While...

New Police station for Mount Roskill

A new Police station for Mount Roskill will be officially opened next week.  From April 20, the Mount Roskill...
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