COVID-19 Resources

Here is a selection of articles and links on a wide variety of subjects relating to COVID-19.  Most of these are updated frequently with the latest advice.  Send us information that will be useful to add to this page.

Disclaimer: NZIQS provides this information and links in good faith and is not responsible for any errors or omissions.  Please contact the companies or websites directly for more details.

Covid19.govt.nz - for all information relating to COVID-19

Construction Sector Accord

Building & Construction Information

Alert Levels Information

Contracts Advice

Business & Employment Advice

Working Remotely

Mental Health and Resilience

Economic Outlook

Online Tools

Construction Sector Accord

Building & Construction Information

Alert Levels Information

Contracts Advice

  • Bell Gully
    • Will the effects of coronavirus allow you to avoid contractual obligations? 

Business & Employment Advice

  • Business.govt.nz
    • latest updates
    • wage subsidies and employment
    • tax, ACC and cash flow
    • health and safety          
  • Duncan Cotterill
    • Managing legal implications in a global pandemic: Health and safety, tax issues, data protection, commercial leases, commercial cooperation, electronic signatures  
  • BDO New Zealand
    • Wage subsidy FAQ and calculator, Dealing with economic turbulence, Potential effects on 2020 reporting periods  

Working Remotely

Mental Health and Resilience

  • Mates in Construction
    • Guide to coping with stress during the COVID-19 outbreak  
    • Daily online smoko room  

Economic Outlook

Online Tools

  • Zoom
    • How to effectively use Zoom and work from home during the pandemic  
  • Microsoft Teams
    • Use for chat, calls and online meetings between team and external people