Latest Updates

19 September 2021

Scammers reportedly going door to door in Christchurch offering COVID-19 vaccinations

Covid-19 Vaccinations are being offered free to every eligible New Zealander who chooses to receive them. All... more


20 September 2021

Walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations available at The Princess Margaret Hospital from today, Monday 20 September

Comments to be attributed to Ralph La Salle, Acting Senior Responsible Officer for the COVID-19 response in Canterbury:... more


31 August 2021

West Coast DHB’s initial Greymouth drive-through COVID-19 vaccination event well attended

West Coast DHB’s initial COVID-19 vaccination drive-through event held on Sunday (29/08/2021) at Greymouth’s... more


31 August 2021

Over 600 vaccinated at Ashburton pop-up clinic

Ashburton has a large migrant population that needs a culturally responsive approach to support them to get vaccinated.... more


20 August 2021

Canterbury DHB to pilot drive-thru COVID-19 vaccinations for essential workers in Christchurch Arena car park

Canterbury DHB is preparing to pilot a drive-thru vaccination clinic in the Christchurch Arena car park this weekend.... more


11 August 2021

Canterbury DHB hits several major milestones in COVID-19 vaccination rollout

Canterbury DHB reached its 200,000 COVID-19 vaccination dose milestone this week. The rollout in Canterbury is ramping... more


5 August 2021

Protecting our most vulnerable – vaccinations for Aged Residential Care residents finish up in Canterbury

Canterbury’s first mobile COVID-19 vaccination teams have completed their rounds of Aged Residential Care Facilities... more


3 August 2021

Family and community: motivating Pasifika people to get vaccinated

Still in their Sunday best and straight from church service, parishioners of St Paul's Trinity Pacific Presbyterian... more


28 July 2021

Booking a COVID-19 Vaccination

Our immunity against COVID-19 is incredibly important and getting vaccinated is the best way to protect you, your... more


30 June 2021

Vaccinations for Chatham Islanders to kick off tomorrow

Canterbury’s COVID-19 vaccination roll out is about to chalk up another major milestone with vaccinations starting on... more