COVID-19 vaccination update

13 October 2021.

16 October is Super Saturday – a NZ-wide day of action for vaccination. Don’t wait, vaccinate!

Your decision to get vaccinated or not won’t affect your payments from us.

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Everyone in New Zealand aged 12 years and over can get a vaccine. It’s free to get vaccinated, and there is a wide range of places you can be vaccinated around New Zealand, including drive-through and walk-in centres, marae-based centres, general practices, community pharmacies and Pacific providers.

If you need help with costs to get to a vaccination centre, talk to us about how we can help you.

Find a vaccination centre and more information

Find a vaccination centre near you or book your vaccination through or call 0800 28 29 26.

If you have questions about accessibility or have specific or complex needs, please call the COVID Vaccination Healthline on 0800 28 29 26.

To find out more about vaccinations go to the Unite Against COVID-19 website.

Vaccination requirements for your job

If you decide not to get the COVID-19 vaccination, you may not be able to stay in your job.