New Zealand will raise social distancing restrictions throughout the nation from Thursday, officers have introduced.
Auckland will scale back restrictions to Degree Two, its second-lowest degree, whereas the remainder of the nation shall be decreased to Degree One.
The Wednesday announcement comes as testing uncovered three new Covid-19 instances – together with two regionally transmitted infections, linked to a household cluster in Auckland.
A mom, father and daughter from the identical family examined constructive for the virus, authorities introduced Sunday.
Restrictions have been elevated Sunday in a snap lockdown following the invention of a cluster of instances of the UK variant.
New Zealand has recorded a complete of 1,984 confirmed instances, 49 of that are nonetheless energetic.