China Overseas Chinese Network, May 27. According to a comprehensive compilation report by New Zealand's Tianwei.com, on May 24, New Zealanders who have been injected with the latest new coronary pneumonia vaccine according to the new coronary pneumonia vaccination requirements of different age groups can apply for and download the new version of new coronary pneumonia. Vaccine certificate.

  From May 31, people who have not been vaccinated because they have been infected with new coronary pneumonia in the past 3 months will be able to apply for a new version of the vaccine certificate.

  In order to apply for the new version of the vaccine certificate, adults over the age of 18 need to have two shots of the vaccine and one booster shot.

Adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 need only two shots of the vaccine.

Additionally, the COVID-19 vaccine certificate is not available for children under 12 years of age.

  Since the booster shot of the new coronary pneumonia vaccine was popularized after the implementation of the vaccine certificate policy, previously, applying for a vaccine certificate did not require a booster shot.

The main differences between the old and new versions of the vaccine certificate are:

  The new certificate is blue, previously it was yellow and purple;

  English and Maori languages ​​on the new certificate, previously only English;

  ·The text content of the new certificate has been slightly changed;

  · The QR code on the new certificate has become larger.

  Although the law no longer requires companies to use the vaccine certificate, supermarkets can still require customers to present the certificate before entering the store to ensure the safety of customers and themselves.

  Earlier this month, the Minister of Outbreak Response, when launching the new version of the vaccine certificate, said that people are advised to keep abreast of their vaccination status, apply for and download the latest vaccine certificate, in case they need it.

  "Over the past few years, we've learned about the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, and as new variants of the virus spread around the world, people are advised to prepare for every possibility."

  A new vaccine certificate, valid for 6 months from the date of issue, can be applied for and obtained at any time via 'My COVID Record', by calling 0800 28 29 26 or by visiting an authorised vaccination site.

  It is worth mentioning that from May 31, people who have not been vaccinated due to having been infected with new coronary pneumonia in the past 3 months will be able to apply for a new version of the vaccine certificate.

If you are infected with Covid-19 and have a positive RAT test result, you will need to apply for a new vaccine certificate through the My Vaccine Record website.

(Tina King)

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