Paula Bennett

PHOTO: Paula Bennett is seeking a Covid-19 test after attending a conference with someone who later tested positive. TWITTER

According to STUFF former deputy prime minister Paula Bennett is seeking a Covid-19 test after attending a conference where a confirmed positive case was also present.

The retired politician attended the Bayleys National Conference with at Spark Arena on Friday August 13.

Bennett, a former National MP, is currently the real estate company’s director of strategic advisory.

There were about 1100 others from “all over the country” at the conference, she confirmed to Stuff.