Service standards

To assure consumer safety and a high-quality service, these New Zealand COVID-19 Vaccine Immunisation Service Standards (the Standards) have been prepared to specify the minimum requirements of the COVID-19 Vaccine Immunisation Programme.

(Version 1.0 – last updated October 2021)

COVID-19 Immunisation Policy Statement

The National Immunisation Programme (Te Whatu Ora) has prepared this document as a comprehensive COVID-19 Immunisation Policy Statement outlining the operational minimum requirements for the safe use of COVID-19 vaccines. This policy document replaces all other COVID-19 policy documents and combines all relevant COVID-19 immunisation policies.

(Version 5.0 – last updated March 2023)