COVID-19 Vaccine policies for pregnant and lactating people worldwide.

New Zealand

As of 1/12/2022 New Zealand's position on Covid-19 vaccination while pregnant is recommended for some or all, and its position on vaccination while lactating is recommended for some or all.

4,979,300

Population

1.72

Birth rate

High

Income level

East Asia and Pacific

Region

Pregnancy

Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Lactation

Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Vaccines

Name (Click to sort Descending) Other names (Click to clear sorting) Administered (Click to sort Ascending) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending) Other countries (Click to sort Ascending)
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, CovishieldAZD1222
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnatytozinameran, BNT162b2
127

Resources & guidance

Ministry of Health

Public Health Authority
Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-01-12
Document type (Click to sort Ascending) Vaccines (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Date
(Click to sort Ascending)
(Click to clear sorting)
Guidance statement
2022-01-12
Guidance statement
2021-12-13
Guidance statement
2021-11-18
Fact sheet
2021-10-01
Guidance statement
2021-09-29
Guidance statement
2021-09-20
Guidance statement
2021-08-05
Government website
2021-06-16
Government website
2021-06-09
Government website
2021-05-26
Government website
2021-05-06

Legend

Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found