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Wake Up Call: Covid testing for the Auckland border

Staff reporters
Fri, 17 Sep 2021

The new covid test rule at the Auckland border comes as a truckie tested positive. (Image: Deposit Photos)
Staff reporters
Fri, 17 Sep 2021
Summary The net around Auckland draws tighter as workers crossing the border have to show evidence of a covid test within the last seven days from today. A reopening “red team”  would help the government steer the country out of covid, says a former chief science advisor to the PM.Testing introduced From today, everyone crossing the boundary with Auckland has to have had a covid test in the previous seven days but doesn’t have to have the results. The new rule comes as a truckie tested positive. Sites have been set u...

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