There are 103 new cases of Covid-19 in the community today, the Ministry of Health has reported.

In a statement, the Ministry said there were 70 people in hospital with Covid-19, including five in ICU.

Yesterday the Ministry reported 90 new cases - three in Northland, 71 in Auckland, nine in Waikato, five Bay of Plenty, one in Rotorua and one in the Nelson-Tasman region.