COVID19, Monterey Cinemas Howick
We are thrilled to be able to open under the new traffic light system. We are looking forward to welcoming customers back to our cinema!
We know it can be daunting re-entering the world after lockdown, but we want to assure you that your safety is our TOP priority. We will be following all government regulations, including the implementation of vaccine certificates, in order to ensure the cinema is a safe and comfortable environment for everyone. Under the new protection framework in order to operate we will be following the below public health measures:
-Operating with the use of vaccine passes
Staff will be stationed at the entrance of the building to check these on your arrival. Please bring a valid form of photo I.D. which may be used to check against your vaccine pass. Additionally, all of our staff will be fully vaccinated.
-Mandatory Mask wearing
As we are an indoor venue, mask wearing will be mandatory for everyone over the age of 12 years old. Don't worry you can remove these while eating, so you can still enjoy some delicious popcorn or to slip on your wine!
QR codes and a customer register will be available on arrival at the cinema. It is now mandatory for all patrons to sign or scan in, staff will be
We will have 1 metre distancing throughout all common areas as indicated with marked areas in the foyer etc. We have turned on our social distancing feature for our booking system so you can select seats and the system will automatically add in social distancing to keep you apart from other patrons. Staff will also be keeping a physical distance from each other during their shifts.
-Free Hand Sanitiser
Hand sanitiser will be available at the counter and in the foyer for all customers to use, free of charge.
The last 3 months have definitely been challenging to say the least, but in true Kiwi fashion, we have pulled through and continued to make the best out of a bad situation. The sense of community prevailed, and the support has been unmatched. We are so pumped to welcome you back to the cinema in a safe and comfortable environment.