New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

47 Objectives of Pharmac

The objectives of Pharmac are—

(a)

to secure for eligible people in need of pharmaceuticals, the best health outcomes that are reasonably achievable from pharmaceutical treatment and from within the amount of funding provided; and

(b)

any other objectives it is given by or under any enactment, or authorised to perform by the Minister by written notice to the board of Pharmac after consultation with it.