Current Status

NZ is now under the red traffic light. Please see below for operating protocols.

COVID-19 Framework Protocols

Red:

Customer requirements:

  • Everyone needs to remain at least one metre apart. Exceptions to this are Early Learning Centre and Out of School care children
  • Unless exercising, everyone must wear a mask indoors. Exceptions to this are children under 8 years, and people eating (e.g. at school camps). If eating, you must be seated and separated by at least a metre
  • If you are not well, you must not come into a YMCA centre
  • Only one parent (who is vaccinated) can accompany a child into a YMCA centre. Social distancing of at least 1 metre and mask-wearing must be followed
  • COVID Framework Protocol vaccine certificate requirements to be followed. Everyone over 12 years and 3 months must present a valid vaccine pass in order to enter one of our centres

Facility requirements:

  • Spaces are to be well ventilated - all doors and windows open, and air-conditioning on where possible.
  • Cleaning of shared spaces and equipment is a priority

Staff requirements:

  • All roles within YMCA North must be performed by a vaccinated person
  • Everyone must wear a mask indoors. Exceptions to this are ELC/Swim school staff directly interacting with children - if possible remaining at least one metre apart, workers who are exercising. ELC staff must wear masks when interacting with parents/people outside their bubble. If you are eating, you must be seated and separated by at least a metre
  • If you are experiencing COVID symptoms, you must not come into a YMCA site. It is recommended that you get a COVID test.
  • People need to remain at least one metre apart. Exceptions to this are Early Learning Centre and Out of School care staff interacting with young children. Within school programmes, please plan your activities to allow as much space as possible between children, and to facilitate social distancing.

Orange:

Customer requirements:

  • We recommend keeping at least a metre distance from those you don't know
  • Unless exercising, everyone must wear a mask indoors. Exceptions to this are children and people eating
  • If you are not well, you must not come into a YMCA centre

Facility requirements:

  • Spaces are to be well ventilated
  • Cleaning of shared spaces and equipment is important

Staff requirements:

  • All roles within YMCA North must be performed by a vaccinated person
  • Everyone must wear a mask indoors. Exceptions to this are ELC/Oscar/Swim school staff directly interacting with children. ELC staff must wear masks when interacting with parents
  • If you are experiencing COVID symptoms, you must not come into a YMCA site. It is recommended that you get a COVID test.
  • People should try and remain more than 1 metre apart