Sterilisation packaging

Pharmac has now completed national contracting for sterilisation packaging products and associated consumables purchased by Te Whatu Ora for use in hospitals or in the community across New Zealand.

Included within the scope of sterilisation packaging products and associated consumables

  • Multipurpose towels
  • Seal quality & integrity tests
  • Sterilisation assurance indicators
  • Sterilisation pouches
  • Sterilisation rolls
  • Sterilisation wrap
  • Tape dispensers
  • Trays and accessories

List of contracted products

Suppliers under Pharmac national contract


The contracts above are as a result of the ROI released in July 2015.

Clinical advice

Seeking expert clinical advice is an important part of our work in medical devices. Product quality and technical specifications for all of these listed products were evaluated by an external Clinical Evaluation Group nominated by the New Zealand Sterile Services Association.

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