1. Pursuant to clause 46 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level Requirements) Order 2021 (“Order”), I, Dr Ashley Bloomfield, Director-General of Health, hereby declare that the following businesses and services are exempt from clause 24(1)(b) of the Order:
- accommodation services (within the meaning given at clause 4 of the Order) within the Alert Level 3 area.
2. For the avoidance of doubt, this exemption allows accommodation service providers to serve food and/or drink for consumption on site.
3. The exemption will begin at 11.59pm on 16 February 2021 and cease at the revocation of clause 24 of the Order.
Dated at Wellington this 16th day of February 2021.
Dr ASHLEY BLOOMFIELD, Director-General of Health.