Letter of Expectations

The Minister of Health's expectations for Pharmac's strategic direction and the specific priorities for the following three years are reflected in a letter of expectations.

A letter of expectations can be issued at any time, but normally coincides with the development of the Statement of Performance Expectations (SPE) as the SPE must reflect the content of the letter of expectations.

Our response

Pharmac has been publishing its response to the Minister's letter of expectations since 2020/21. These are are linked under each relevant letter from the Minister.

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