There have been 215 new community cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today, including 181 in Auckland, 18 i Nwaikato, three in Northland, and 12 in the Bay of Plenty

There are 87 people in hospital, with eight people in intensive care.

Yesterday 215 new community cases and one death were reported. Of those, 196 were in Auckland, 11 in Waikato, four in Northland, one in Bay of Plenty, two in Lakes and one in MidCentral that was announced the previous day.