Waikato is set to move to Step Two of Alert Level 3 on Tuesday night, but Auckland will have to wait another week.
At Step Two, retail can reopen and people can meet in groups of 25.
The Prime Minister has also ruled out going to Auckland.
She says she had considered it, but the five-day isolation on her return to Wellington would take her out of returning to Parliament and her accountability before the debating chamber and media.
Let's Get Wellington Moving announced four options for overhauling the city's transportation infrastructure.
They will be consulting with the public before making a final decision.
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