With the country moving into the covid-19 Traffic Light System, new protocols have been introduced at sale yards and on-farm sales They came into effect at midnight. The biggest change is scanning vaccine passes since livestock auctions are classified as an event under the Traffic Light System. PGG Wrightson says under the Orange and Red Covid Traffic Light System the Government requires all livestock auctions to utilise the My Vaccine Pass; with all attendees needing to be fully vaccinated and be able to produce proof to gain entry; QR code scanning or manual recording is still required as is one-metre physical distancing; Mask wearing is strongly recommended.