14 May 2020 – Rules relaxed to allow 50 person gathering, such as funerals

Type of Intervention: Regulation
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Reopening offices, businesses, institutions, and operations; Allowing gatherings, businesses, and services; Allowing domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Health

Overview: Government relaxes lockdown to level 2 at Midnight on 14th May. Allows gatherings of up to 50 people (e.g. funerals)
Full details here: https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/416530/up-to-50-people-to-be-allowed-at-funerals-and-tangihanga

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Learning from other jurisdictions, Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling)
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government, local district health boards (testing regime)
Evidence/Justification: Evidence of no community spread allows for loosening restrictions