To find out what help may be available, who to contact for help, or for more information, call the Government Helpline on 0800 779 997 (8am–1am, 7 days a week) or visit the Ministry of Social Development website.
For health-specific questions call Healthline directly on 0800 358 5453.
For information about COVID-19, including symptoms, visit the official COVID-19 website.
Work & Income
If you are having difficulties or concerns about meeting your normal tax obligations due to the effects of COVID-19, Inland Revenue has a range of ways to help depending on your circumstances.
Scams and Cyber Security
CERT NZ is aware of a global increase in reports of cyber criminals using the COVID-19 pandemic as an opportunity to carry out online scams and malicious cyber activity. The CERT NZ website offers guidance to help.