2021 Influenza Immunisation Programme

March 24th, 2021

There will be three different vaccines this year:

  • FLUAD® QUAD – for adults 65 years or older
  • AFLURIA® QUAD – for children and adults aged 3–64 years.
  • AFLURIA® QUAD JUNIOR – for children aged under 3 years, i.e., 6–35 months.

The programme start date is 14 April, with a two-week prioritisation period for those eligible for a funded vaccination.

Vaccine14–20 April 202121–27 April 202128 April–31 December 2021
FLUAD® QUADAdults aged 65 and over including health and other frontline workers aged 65 and overAdults aged 65 and over including health and other frontline workers aged 65 and overAdults aged 65 and over including health and other frontline workers aged 65 and over
AFLURIA® QUAD Eligible people aged under 65 years (see fightflu.co.nz) including health and other frontline workers aged under 65 yearsAll people aged under 65 years – eligible and non-eligible
AFLURIA® QUAD JUNIOR Eligible children aged 6–35
months.
All children aged
6–35 months – eligible and non-eligible.

Priority groups will be contacted when booking open.