Contact us Whakapā mai
We're here to answer your questions about the Schedule or funding decisions for medicines.
Email is usually the fastest way for us to answer your question. We aim to respond to enquiries within 2 working days.
Phone in New Zealand: 0800 660 050
Emailing about a supply issue? Please include as much information as you can about the product (presentation, brand, pharmacode) and who your wholesaler is.
Medicine safety or registration
Special Authority applications or claiming subsidies
Contact Sector Operations at Te Whatu Ora
The media phone and email are monitored 8am–5pm weekdays
Official Information Act (OIA) requests
Privacy Act requests
Named Patient Pharmaceutical Assessment (NPPA) applications
Other ways to submit an application
Fax: +64 9 523 6870
Post: NPPA, Pharmac, PO Box 10254, Wellington 6143
Pharmac has an official complaints process to make sure we hear and act on any complaint we receive.