With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
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59.7% Yes, five days is not enough59.7% Complete
14.3% No, I never use mine up anyway14.3% Complete
25.9% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis25.9% Complete
Nelson mayor Rachel Reese is encouraging people to remain vigilant for the Covid-19 through social distancing and good hygiene - but said there was no indication the virus had returned to the area.
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Riverside Milk Vending continues at level 2 and you can still get our fresh farm milk every day, 24 hours long. $2.50 a litre. At 289 Main Road Lower Moutere.
We ask of you to stick to 2 metre physical distancing, to wash your hands before entering the milk vending shed, and to sign our milk sales register before we leave.
Let's continue to keep one another calm, safe and well nourished ;) Thanks for your cooperation.