For the latest information about the COVID-19 Vaccines

To find out more about the Covid vaccines, please visit the COVID19.GOVT.NZ website.

Click here to be directed to this website.

Click here to book your vaccine.

Please note:   People under the age of 12 are not able to get the Pfizer vaccine at this stage.



A third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine that has been recommended for severely immunocompromised individuals aged 12 and older is now available to be accessed, says National Director COVID-19 Vaccination and Immunisation Programme Jo Gibbs.  Click here to continue reading>>
New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology (NZSG) has released a Vaccine Policy Statement and Clinical Guidance document about the Third Primary Dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech.  Read More>>
To download the consent form to take with you to your GP or specialist appointment, Click here>>


New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology (NZSG) has released a position statement on the Covid vaccines.

Click here to read the document.

GREAT NEWS!!!! Minister Hipkins has moved people with IBD into Group 3 to receive the vaccine!!!

Click here to read the letter.


This is an EXCELLENT video from the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation in the States about the Covid vaccines and how they relate to people with IBD. It is a bit long, but addresses many questions and concerns that those in our community might have. Dr. Rubin, one of the speakers, was the keynote speaker at our NZSG meeting a few years ago in Wellington.



For more information about Covid-19 Vaccines in New Zealand please visit the website or the Ministry of Health website.


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