The teenager is a family member of the Dunedin man in his 40’s returned from Germany who was also announced as a positive case on Tuesday.About 150 students at Logan Park school which was initially closed for 48 hours last night will be tested over the next 24 hours.
Test results for these close contacts will not be available until Friday, and the school will stay closed until further notice.
Ashley says police had conducted some compliance checks on travellers who have arrived since the self isolation policy came into effect.
He says they had made contact with 41 individuals yesterday and they were following up with three more today.
The influenza vaccination program will begin early this year, with a 30 per cent increase in tests, says Ashley.