Level 2 Update

—– 13 May 2020 update —–

At Waikato Tractors Ltd we are currently operating under Level 3 and we should see no real difference going into Level 2, 14 May 2020 and Ministry of Health principles still apply. 

Social Distancing
– 1m plus social distancing for workplaces and known social groups, 2m for public spaces – strangers 

Cleanliness and Hygiene
– Continuation of personal hygiene and high contact points to be wiped down – Reduce the number of shared surfaces, and regularly disinfect them – Have staggered meal and rest times – Continuation of transport to customers sites sanitizing vehicles / equipment – Continuation of sanitizing shared plant and equipment 

Contact Tracing
– Contact tracing will stay in place – Staff, contractors and customers must sign in and out daily 

What should I do if I become unwell?
– If you have any signs of symptoms GET TESTED 

Best practice: Wash your hands. Wash your hands. Wash your hands. 

Keith Stewart


Level 3 Update

—– 28 April 2020 update —–

We are pleased to announce that we are back trading (almost) as normal tomorrow.

Please ring ahead whether you require service, sales or parts.

You will be asked to sign in, and it is essential we all keep to the two-metre minimal distance rule.

Stay safe please and respect the rules.


Level 4 Update

—– 25 March 2020 update —–

To all our valued customers,

In response to the government raising the COVID-19 alert to level 4, we will be closing the non-essential part of our business from 5.30 pm Wednesday 25th March 2020.

Access to the Waikato Tractors yards in Hamilton and Otorohanga will be limited to essential access only.

We are an “Essential Business” in the supply and support chain of the primary industries and will, therefore, provide a level of spare parts and service support to enable you to keep the wheels turning.

Our field technicians will be available for on-farm call out and will be taking all necessary measures to meet the Ministry of Health guidelines for hygiene and distancing. We will need you to provide us with as much detail as possible to complete the job and provide a phone number for our technician to communicate with you.

First response – please call for assistance:
Service 027 439 7747 and Parts 027 489 8741

Key staff are still available for following support:

Service – James Sunde 027 314 1852 or email service@waikatotractors.co.nz

Parts -Matt Haycock 027 489 8718 or email matth@waikatotractors.co.nz

Sales – Ben Peters 027 243 1750 or email ben@waikatotractors.co.nz

Otorohanga Depot – David Williams 027 302 0080 or email david@waikatotractors.co.nz

While this situation is without precedent we appreciate your patience and be assured that we will do everything we can to support you through this challenging time.

We hope you and your families get through this emergency fit and healthy.

The Team at Waikato Tractors

Keith Stewart
027 495 7885 or email keith@waikatotractors.co.nz