COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021

Version as at 17 June 2022

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021

(LI 2021/94)

Note

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.

This order is made by the Minister for COVID-19 Response under section 11 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020 in accordance with section 9 of that Act.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Purpose
4Interpretation
5Transitional, savings, and related provisions
6Application of order
7Duty of affected person not to carry out certain work
7ACertain affected persons not vaccinated or who have not received booster dose authorised to carry out certain work
7AExemption from duty under clause 7 [Revoked]
8Duties of relevant PCBUs in relation to vaccinations
8AExclusion from certain duties
9Relevant chief executive may authorise affected persons not vaccinated or who have not received booster dose to carry out certain work
9ADirector-General may authorise affected persons not fully vaccinated or who have not received booster dose to carry out certain work
9BDirector-General may grant COVID-19 vaccination exemption
10Duties of relevant PCBUs of affected persons belonging to groups specified in Parts 1 to 6 and item 8.1 of Part 8 of Schedule 2: vaccination records
11Duties of affected person regarding vaccination records
11ADuties of relevant PCBUs of affected persons belonging to groups specified in Part 7 or item 8.2 of Part 8 of Schedule 2: vaccine records
11BDuties of relevant PCBUs of certain affected persons authorised under clause 7A to carry out work
12Duties regarding vaccination register
12APower of Minister to grant exemptions
13Infringement offences
Gazette Information
Notes