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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

At Alert Level 3: Step 1 you can travel throughout Auckland for exercise and recreation outdoors. Our early childhood centres are open for enrolled children only.

Customer-facing facilities like leisure centres, community venues, customer service centres and libraries will remain closed until further notice. Essential services will continue.

Wear a face covering, use the NZ COVID Tracer app, maintain a 2m physical distance, wash your hands, and stay home if you are sick.

For the information about council services and closures, visit the COVID-19 section

To learn more about Auckland Council's response to COVID-19, visit OurAuckland


Water restrictions lifted - Water restrictions in Auckland have been removed from 23 October 2021. Learn more


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Before you start

  • You'll need to take a written knowledge test of 20 multiple choice questions.
  • The test is free of charge.
  • You need to answer 16 questions correctly to pass the test.
  • Applications received on or before 1 May, will have the RDOL discount applied to this year's registration period.
  • Applications received after 1 May, will receive the RDOL discount to the following year's registration period.

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