Managed isolation and quarantine data

Data and statistics about managed isolation and quarantine in New Zealand.

Here are the daily data updates on Managed Isolation and Quarantine occupancy, projected occupancy over the next 14 days and total returnees to New Zealand. Also included is the Ministry of Health testing data and incident reports for Managed Isolation and Quarantine.

Latest daily factsheet

Released at: 25/09/2020

Managed isolation and quarantine occupancy

As at 23:59 24 September 2020

Region Number of facilities Effective capacity Occupancy Vacancy
Auckland 18 4,745 3,735 1,010
Hamilton 3 350 275 75
Rotorua 3 604 350 254
Wellington 2 225 160 65
Christchurch 6 1,410 899 511
TOTAL 32 7,334 5,419 1,915

Total available capacity is 7,885. Effective capacity allows for 24 hour room turn-around between guests to allow for health and cleaning requirements between arrivals and departures. These requirements are much more thorough than a standard hotel room clean, and include the use of PPE equipment, sanitising and deep cleaning.

Projected occupancy for next 14 days

  26-Sep 27-Sep 28-Sep 29-Sep 30-Sep 1-Oct 2-Oct 7 day forecast 8 - 14 day forecast
Arrivals 549 288 495 242 494 403 438 2,909 2,574
Departures 553 267 435 289 432 325 558 2,859 2,840
Projected change -4 +21 +60 -47 +62 +78 -120 +50 -266
Total 5,542 5,563 5,623 5,576 5,638 5,716 5,596 5,596 5,330
Total planned capacity               7,333 7,357

The ‘total planned capacity increase’ includes only those facilities that we have finalised formal arrangements with at the date of this report. We track forecast arrivals and are able to stand up additional facilities quickly to meet demand.

Returnees into New Zealand

  Last 24 hours Last 3 days
Forecast 296 1,098
Actual 268 1,018

Total number of people through MI & Q facilities since 26 March 2020: 53,734

People through MI & Q facilities since 17 June 2020: 34,318

Incident reports

This section reports on any incidents in the last 24 hours that present a potential or actual risk to public health.

25 September 2020 – No incidents to report.

Ministry of Health COVID-19 testing data

As at 23:59 24 September 2020

Total number of tests conducted nationwide in the past 24 hours 6,465
Total Day 3 and Day 12 swabs recorded in MI & Q facilities in the past 24 hours 555
Total confirmed cases identified at MI & Q facilities 161
Current active cases identified at MI & Q facilities 29
Last updated: 25 September 2020 Last reviewed: 21 September 2020