Orange setting on a traffic light

Waitaki District Libraries at Orange Setting

Ōamaru Library and Branch Libraries across the District:


Vaccine passes will NOT be required to enter the Ōamaru Library or any other branches of Waitaki District Libraries. Those aged 12 and up will still need to scan in or sign-in manually, wear a mask at all times and the distance required between people has been reduced to 1 metre. For further information about Waitaki District Council facilities under the Traffic Light Settings please visit

  • Sick? Stay home. Seek advice from Healthline or your GP
  • Mandatory sign-in for those aged 12 and over: scan the QR code or Manually sign-in. There will be paper slips and a ballot box. These slips will be kept securely and for 60 days as required before being destroyed.
  • Masks must be worn by the public aged 12 and over and the staff
  • Sanitise on the way in and out
  • Keep 1 metre apart from staff and other visitors
  • Programmes, events or activities can resume at Orange but with restrictions.  We are currently planning what this will look like and update you when we can.
  • Justices of the Peace will continue to be available on Wednesdays 10-1pm at the Ōamaru Library
  • Contact us via phone (03) 433-0850 or email: there may be some delay in getting back to you but will respond as soon as we can.
  • Be kind and patient with staff