Company Policy for Covid-19 in New Zealand under the Traffic Light System


Effective from 11.59pm Wednesday 13 April the whole of New Zealand moves to the Orange traffic light setting.

Funerals & tangihanga at Orange:

  • No limits for indoor & outdoor settings.

  • You can serve food and drink.

  • Face coverings are not compulsory for attendees but encouraged. Workers at funerals must wear face masks.

  • No longer any requirement for people to scan in or for a business to display a QR code poster, or have mandatory record keeping.

  • No requirement to use My Vaccine Pass. 

    For more information visit the Government websites here:


We are committed to providing our families with great service in the weeks and months ahead but please understand that there may be some changes to our usual practices as the situation changes. If you have any questions or would like to discuss how the situation might affect your specific funeral, please contact our office so we can assist further.

Please take care and look out for each other so we can minimise the risks to you and your family.

If you or your family have immediate concerns relating to Covid-19, please call the dedicated Covid-19 Healthline on 0800 358 5453 or visit the Ministry website here.

You may make contact with our office at anytime if you have questions about any aspect of services.

Thank you, Nigel Rowland

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The Wilson Funeral Homes