The whole country will move down alert levels at 6am on Sunday.
Auckland will move to Level 2 and the rest of the country Level 1.
The alert level settings will be reviewed at the end of next week. The aim is to get Auckland to Level 1 by next weekend.
There have been no new cases of COVID-19 in the community for five days in a row.
About 6000 people connected to the February 14 cluster that sent Auckland into Level 3 on Sunday have been contacted and tested.
More than 69,000 tests have been processed in the past week. The seven-day rolling daily average up to yesterday was 9,903.