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NZ's vax pass goes online but its use in limbo

Henry Burrell
Wed, 17 Nov 2021

NZ's vax pass goes online but its use in limbo
Many bars and restaurants will require vaccine passes soon. (Image: Adobe Stock)
Henry Burrell
Wed, 17 Nov 2021
Vaccinated New Zealanders can now request a domestic vaccine pass from the Ministry of Health despite the system for its use not being implemented yet. The ministry’s announcement of the passes’ availability caps several weeks of hush-hush, with many aspects of the rollout unclear as recently as three weeks ago.  My Vaccine Pass will allow entry into some public places when the country’s new covid-19 protection framework (also known as the traffic light system) comes into effect.A date is yet to be announced but the...

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