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COVID-19 Alert Level Changes

Auckland is at Alert Level 2, the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 1

 (The alert levels will be reviewed on Monday 22 February.)


WATCH:  the  full announcement from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Director General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield 17 February 2021

AUCKLAND - you can find more information about Alert Level 2 here.

REST OF NEW ZEALAND - you can find more information about Alert Level 1 here.



All productions need to ensure they are operating to the ScreenSafe COVID-19 Health & Safety Standard Protocols as they relate to your region and Alert Level. Visit the ScreenSafe COVID-19 page for the full toolkit and information on how to apply the Alert Levels to your production.

Well done to those of you who acted quickly to ensure the safety of your people and your projects with these recent rapid changes. It's great to see a continued commitment from the screen sector to follow the guidelines and keep everyone safe, and please remember we are here to offer support to help you manage these changes.

Whether you're a member or not, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us - these are extremely challenging times and we're all in it together.

Take care of yourselves and each other.

Ngā mihi,
The SPADA Executive and staff


NZ COVID-19 Page
ScreenSafe COVID-19 Page
RNZ COVID-19 Coverage
Health & Wellbeing during COVID-19
NZ COVID Tracer App - on App Store / on GOOGLE PLAY


Look after yourself, look after each other, be active with your hand washing and your contact tracing, and ask for help when you need it. 

He waka eke noa. We're all in this together.