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Managing business events at Level 2 (and 2.5)

Lisa Hopkins, ceo of CINZ has issued a statement to assist members and customers on how to manage and operate business events at this level, and is in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health Response, which can be found on the New Zealand Legislation website, click here.


Business events of up to 100 people can be held in a defined space located within a conference venue, hotel or similar at any one time. This number does not include venue staff.

Participants must maintain one-metre physical distancing as best as possible and adher to the COVID Code by ensuring QR codes are used for track and trace purposes.

A copy of the Guidelines for Safe Meetings document can be accessed here (Guidelines for safe meetings) and this includes sample floorplans.