Students aged 12 and over

Face coverings are required to be worn by students aged 12 and over while on school transport (both Ministry and regional council-operated services) under all alert levels.

Students aged 12 and over are also required to wear face coverings on public transport.

Students under 12

Students aged under 12 are not required to wear face coverings on school transport.

However, all students are encouraged to wear face coverings on school transport.