Fears for Wellington woman missing since midday yesterday

There are concerns for the wellbeing of a Wellington woman missing since yesterday afternoon.

Police say Zita Chung, 38, was last heard from around midday on May 16 and was reported missing from Wellington Central.

They say Ms Chung may be in the Petone or Hutt Valley area and is believed to be carrying a red City Fitness bag.

Anyone who has seen Ms Chung is asked to call police on 04 381 2000.