PAK'nSAVE: In-store & online, PAK'nSAVE is inviting uniformed emergency services and medical personnel to take priority at the checkout and external queues in any store, at any time nationwide.

Tamatea: 8 am - 9 pm
Hastings: 6 am - 10 pm
Napier: 7 am - 10 pm


Countdown: In-Store & online, Offering priority assistance to essential workers and online to the most vulnerable.

Carlyle: 9 am - 8 pm
Hastings: 9 am - 8 pm
Napier: 9 am - 8 pm
Waipukurau: 9 am - 8 pm


New World: In-store and online.  New World is prioritising our emergency services and medical personnel as they are making an incredible commitment to keeping us safe as we unite to fight against COVID-19. This means any professional wearing their uniform or carrying DHB, medical centre or proper identification will be given priority to enter the store, should the store have a line, and go through the checkout line first.

Hastings: 7 am - 8 pm
Greenmeadows: 8 am - 8 pm
Onekawa: 7 am - 7 pm
Havelock North: 7 am - 8 pm
Wairoa: 7 am - 7 pm



Westpac Hastings:
Wednesday, 10 am to 1 pm

Kiwibank Napier & Hastings: 
Wednesday, 10am - 1pm

ANZ Napier & Hastings:
Wednesday, 9 am - 12 pm

BNZ Hastings:
Thursday, 10 am - 2 pm

SBS Napier & Hastings: 
Thursday, 10 am - 2 pm


Other Essential HB Business Transacting


Aged Care Facilities

Courier Services

Courts and Tribunals

Essential Accommodation Providers

Food and Beverage production, packaging and processing

Four Squares

Hastings Hospital

Hawke's Bay Regional Prison


Medical Centres - some operating via video or phone.

Mortuary Services

New Zealand Post

Petrol Stations


Selected Electricians

Selected Plumbers

Taxi & Ride Share companies

Utility services

Veterinary Services

Waste Removal