supply chain issues that arise from Alert Level 4 as building products that are
manufactured domestically are mostly manufactured in Auckland,
the Government has agreed to allow some building product manufacturing to take
place in Auckland during Covid-19 lockdown to support continued residential
construction activity across New Zealand.
to the Covid-19 Health Order will allow for plasterboard, gypsum plaster and
coated roofing steel. This work must be undertaken with the minimum number of staff
safely required and must be conducted in accordance with Alert Level 4
change to the Health Order to enable this to happen will be made over the next
48 hours. MBIE will manage the process of companies who are eligible to
undertake this work.
New Zealand is here to provide members with help and support. If you have
any questions, please feel free to contact me or the team.