There are two new cases of Covid-19 to report in managed isolation and quarantine facilities in New Zealand.
There continue to be no new cases in the community.
In a statement, the ministry said that six cases are now considered recovered, bringing the number of active cases in New Zealand to 18
All are in managed isolation or quarantine facilities.The first new case is a man in his 30s who arrived in New Zealand on June 27 from California.
The man had been staying at the Crowne Plaza Hotel and was transferred to Jet Park on 30 June after developing symptoms and tested positive.
The second case is a woman in her 30s who arrived in New Zealand on 21 June from Kenya, via Doha and Brisbane. She is the wife of a previously reported case. She had been staying at the Novotel Ellerslie and is now at Jet Park Hotel.
She tested positive after developing symptoms around day 10 of her stay in a facility.
One person remains in Auckland City Hospital in a stable condition on a ward. One significant cluster remains open.
The total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is now 1,180, which is the number we report to the World Health Organization.
Yesterday our laboratories completed 3,329 tests, bringing the total number of tests completed to date to 405,329. The rolling seven day average is 5271.