Notice Type
Departmental
Notice Title

Full Exemption of Certain COVID-19 Point-of-care Tests Under the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Point-of-care Tests) Order 2021

Pursuant to Clause 9 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Point-of-care Tests) Order 2021 (“Order”), I, Dr Ashley Bloomfield, Director-General of Health, exempt the following COVID-19 point-of-care from all prohibitions under clause 7 of the Order.

Product name(s): Lucira CHECK-IT COVID-19 Test Kit and Lucira COVID-19 All-in-One Test Kit

Manufacturer (country): Lucira Health, Inc. (United States of America)

Sample type(s): Nasal swab

Product configuration: Self-test of any package size

Dated at Wellington this 8th day of June 2022.

Dr ASHLEY BLOOMFIELD, Director-General of Health, Ministry of Health.