COVID-19 – September update

This message is relevant to all consumers, businesses and Accredited Persons who wish to contact Trade Measurement.

Trading Standards wish to provide an update because of COVID-19 and the changes to both regional and national alert levels.

The Auckland region is currently at Alert Level 2 and the rest of New Zealand at Alert Level 1.

For accredited persons

Under the current alert levels, both of our laboratories; located in Christchurch and Auckland, are open.

For more information, see the working standards page on our website (under the Verification by Trading Standards heading), consult the relevant page(s) of the Accredited Persons section on our website and / or contact your Client Manager.

Working standards

For accredited persons

NOTE: Offsite work requests, which includes face-to-face compliance auditing and surveillance activities, will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

For consumers and businesses

If you wish to make an enquiry, complaint or require further information, see the consumer and / or business sections of our website.

For consumers

For business

NOTE: Offsite work requests, which includes inspections and approvals activities, will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

For further information on COVID-19

For further information on COVID-19, please refer to the Ministry of Health website for health-related information and the COVID-19 website for all other information from the Government.

Ministry of Health New Zealand(external link)

COVID-19 website(external link)

Kia haumaru (stay safe), kia atawhai (be kind).