COVID-19 Coronavirus information


New Zealand remains at Alert Level 1.

We have not had any positive cases of COVID-19 amongst Summerset staff or residents to date.

See below for visitor information.

Care centres 

  • Please do not visit if you are unwell
  • Visiting hours are 10am – 4pm, 7 days a week
  • Visits outside these hours are by appointment only - please call your Care Centre Manager
  • All visitors must go through the main village reception for screening purposes and sign-in using the government’s COVID-19 tracer app
  • For any sales enquiries, please call your local sales manager

Please do not come to a village if you are sick.

We ask that residents and visitors follow these familiar COVID-19 hygiene measures:

  • Ensure good hand hygiene practices throughout the village and care centre
  • Consider wearing a mask, where physical distancing can’t be maintained
  • Stay home if sick and get a COVID test (to arrange a test ring Healthline on 0800 358 5453 or contact your GP) 

For any sales enquiries, please call your local sales manager.


The symptoms of COVID-19 are:

  • a cough
  • a high temperature (at least 38°C)
  • shortness of breath.

These symptoms do not necessarily mean you have COVID-19. The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu.