All funded medicines in New Zealand.
Hospital Medicines (HML)
About the Schedule
Rules of the Schedule
Hospital Medical Devices
Medicine funding and supply
Ask us to fund a medicine | Check changes to medicines | How do generics work?
Make an application
Medicine notices (includes supply issues)
Brand changes, discontinuations and more.
The funding process
What you need to know about medicines
Medicine supply management
Order condoms and nicotine replacement | About supply management
Hospital medical devices
PHARMAC contracts with device suppliers to ensure our hospitals can buy medical devices at fairer prices.
Download the latest hospital medical devices schedule
Medical devices we have contracted and the ones we're working on
Growing our role in medical devices
Read and subscribe to our devices newsletter
Te Tiriti o Waitangi
PHARMAC's Māori Responsiveness Strategy
The Māori health areas of focus
Programmes to support Māori health
Scholarships, awards and programmes
How we work with Whānau Ora
News and resources
Consultations and decisions
includes RFPs and tenders.
News and updates
Uptake of medicines for type 2 diabetes
Over 50,000 approved Special Authority applications.
Our plan to deliver the best health outcomes for New Zealanders
Our work to improve equity of access to medicines in New Zealand.
Pacific Responsiveness Strategy
What we do
Who we are
How we get expert advice
Advice we seek to make decisions
Working at Pharmac
Explore current vacancies
How to get in touch
This section guides people on all the different types of applications for funded medicine.
Ask Pharmac to consider funding a medicine for all New Zealanders
Accessing funding for an individual with exceptional circumstances
Some medicines have restrictions that must be met before they can be funded
Ask Pharmac to approve a Special Authority where a criteria isn't met.
Some hospital medicines have restrictions on their use
Gaucher disease, Hep C, MS and PAH treatments
Vitamins A & E, ivacaftor, lamotrigine, prednisolone, paediatric oncology/haematology