COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) agency guidance

(Updated 8 June 2020)

This information is intended to provide additional practical guidance and information for NZ public sector agencies to support them to manage health and safety risks associated with COVID-19.

This information should be used in addition to core COVID-19 information for NZ businesses on (external link)and public health advice from link)

The COVID-19 State Services Workforce Guideline(external link)s also include information for agencies relating to the treatment of various employment conditions during a pandemic, including mobility and leave.  Also refer to the Government Property Group(external link) website for government property information relating to COVID-19. 

GHSL guidance and resources for agencies

GHSL COVID-19 H&S Yammer Group

The GHSL has established a closed Yammer group(external link) for health and safety professionals to discuss and share H&S information relating to COVID-19. Request access via through our Yammer network(external link) or email us to request access to join.