Covid-19 Alert Level 1. Help stop the spread.

All of New Zealand is at Alert Level 1

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COVID-19 Services under Alert Level 2

Council Services & Facilities under Level 2

12 August 2020
Service / FacilityStatusDetails
Offices - Marton and TaihapeOPEN

Will all remain open with social distancing and extra sanitising in place.
All enquiries: 0800 422 522 (24hrs)

Libraries - Marton, Taihape and BullsOPEN, except Bulls

All Libraries and Information Centres will remain open, except for the Bulls Library as it is unable to meet COVID-19 requirements with regards to social distancing and staff supervision and so will be closed. Rates and other payments can be made at Bulls Information Centre.
All enquiries:

Pools - Marton, Taihape and HuntervilleCLOSEDClosed for Winter
Information Centres -Bulls and TaihapeOPEN

Operating as normal.

Youth Spaces - Marton and TaihapeCLOSED
Playgrounds and Skateparks


Drinking Fountains

CLOSEDDrinking fountains will remain closed.
Fill & Go Water Filter Tap - Marton Memorial HallCLOSED

Will be closed until we are back at Alert Level 1.

All Community HallsOPEN with limitations

Will be closed for large functions and events, due to restrictions on numbers for gatherings, they may operate if they can do so safety and meet the requirements for gatherings and physical distancing under Alert Level 2 (e.g a yoga class in a large hall with a small number of people).

Public ToiletsOPEN
CemeteriesOPEN with restrictions

Will remain open with updated protocols for burials and services.

Parks & ReservesOPENWill all remain open under alert level 2.
Regulatory Functions including Building Control, Consenting,
Animal Control, Licensing, Environmental Health
OPENNormal services will remain under alert level 2.
Waste Transfer StationsOPENWill all remain open with social distancing and extra sanitising in place.