Useful Resources & COVID Code

Reconnecting New Zealanders To The World Forum

Current Alert levels 
Rest of New Zealand 
Record keeping FAQs for the Business Events Sector

Trans-Tasman Quarantine-Free Travel Information
Travel from New Zealand to Australia
Travel from Australia to New Zealand
Trans-Tasman Quarantine-Free Travel Stakeholder Pack NZ

New Zealand Events Sector Voluntary Code and Event Guidelines
View the New Zealand Events Sector Voluntary Code
Unite Against COVID-19 Alert System Overview
How to run your Business Event at any level
COVID-19 Make Summer Unstoppable Event Checklist
COVID-19 Make Summer Unstoppable Business Checklist
St John COVID-19 Advice for Event Organisers
St John Event Health Services COVID-19 Update

Alert Level 3
Hospitality New Zealand - Level 3 Guidelines for Operating your Food Business
Hospitality New Zealand - Level 3 Guidelines for the Hospitality and Accommodation Services

Alert Level 2
BEIA Alert Level 2 Business Event Guide
Alert Level 2 - September 2021
Cafes, bars, restaurants and night clubs at Alert Level 2
Events and entertainment at Alert Level 2
Travelling on public transport at Alert Level 2
Events Industry Framework for COVID 19 Level Two
Hospitality New Zealand - Level 2 Guidelines for Hospitality
Hospitality New Zealand - Level 2 Guidelines for Accommodation Providers
Support Adventure - Level 2 Guidelines for Tourism Activities

COVID-19 Resurgence Plan
Eligibility for the Resurgence Support Payment
View the National COVID-19 Summer Resurgence Plan
View the Financial support plan for businesses if there's a COVID-19 resurgence
View the latest updates on Resurgence Plan

New Zealand Government
View COVID-19 quarantine & managed isolation facilities in NZ
View the latest updates from the New Zealand Government
View the latest COVID-19 Updates from the New Zealand Government
View the latest updates for Business from the New Zealand Government
View information on the COVID-19 Tracer App
Quick double tap iPhone hack for COVID Tracer App
Donations of food from commercial sources from Ministry for Primary Industries

For further information, call the Government Helplines:
0800 779 997 (8am - 10pm 7 days a week)

Ministry of Health
View the latest updates from the Ministry of Health
View the latest updates and advice for public and private events and gatherings

Health and Well-being
Dealing with Stress as a Business Leader with Dr Hinemoa Elder (Part 1, Part 2 & Part 3)

Call Healthline for free - 0800 358 5453
View advice from The Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand, on how to look after your mental health and well-being.
Need to Talk? Call or text 1713 for free, confidential access to counselling and support.

If you or your whānau are unwell, the best ways to get support are:
 - call your family doctor – for advice or information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
 - call Healthline free on 0800 611 116

Keep New Zealand Working 
Connecting employers and people looking for work

Go With Tourism
Supporting our tourism industry
Matt Stenton - Director (

AUT StudentForce
Helping you thrive in a new world

Insurance and Tax
View updates from Stu Hartley, EventCover, on Event Insurance in light of COVID-19
View the latest tax announcements from Deloitte (15th April 2020)


Business Grit Webinar with Hannah McQueen
Celebrity Speakers - Speakers in Slippers Series - Mike King, Jase Te Patu and Nigel Latta 
St John New Zealand - 'COVID-19 Advice for Event Organisers'
Vidcom New Zealand - 'How to Navigate a Virtual Event'
Wayne Middleton, Principal, Reliance Risk - How to Run a Safe Meeting'
Jan Tonkin, Managing Director, The Conference Company - 'Insights on Digital Events Post COVID-19'
Ashley Gordon, Owner, Presenter at Large - 'Lessons learnt to prepare you post COVID-19'
Hannah McQueen, Managing Director, Enable Me - 'Small Business Finance'