For Taranaki, Alert Level 2 is in effect from 11.59pm on Tuesday 7th September 2021.
This means we can hold funeral services under the following conditions:
- INDOOR venues – maximum number of 50 attendees – this applies to homes, churches, halls and our chapels
- OUTDOOR venues – maximum number of 100 attendees – this applies to cemeteries and other open air settings
- People are permitted to view the deceased and attend the burial or cremation
- Attendees must wear a face covering and either scan in using the COVID Tracer App, or provide their contact details before entering any facility
Our advice to families who experience a bereavement during this period is to contact us so we can present them with options that best suit their situation.
You can read more on the COVID-19 website here: https://covid19.govt.nz/activities/funerals-tangihanga-and-last-rites/#funerals-and-tangihanga-at-alert-level-2