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Zostavax catch-up programme extended

PHARMAC has extended the Zostavax catch-up programme for adults aged 66–80 years inclusively on 1 April 2018. Adults who meet this eligibility criteria now have until 31 December 2020* or they turn 81 years of age, whichever occurs first, to receive one funded Zostavax.

*The catch-up programme was previously due to end on 31 March 2020.


Last updated: Nov 2019